Wanted: Program, project ideas for 2004-2005.

Issue March 2004

The MBA's Budget & Finance Committee is offering members the opportunity to submit ideas for programs, initiatives or projects that could be incorporated into the FY2004-2005 annual budget.

A Budget Request Form (BRF) has been created for this purpose. A copy of the form is at the MBA Web site at

Ideas must be submitted for initial review and sponsorship to the appropriate committee chair or section council chair. For the project to be further considered, it must be sponsored by the chair and forwarded to the executive director of the MBA by April 2.

Important FY2004-2005 Budget Dates

Not later than April 2 - Submit Budget Request Form to executive director.

April 2 - April 30 - Budgets reviewed by executive director.

May 13 - Budget & Finance Committee begins budget review.

June 8 - Recommended budget submitted to Executive Management Board.