src="/sf-images/basetemplate/MDEnewLOGOweb.jpg"

Board Item Templates for Contracts and Grants

Below are examples of board items to use as a guide when developing board items for contracts and grants.

Note: All board item templates were revised on 10/28/2016. A template for a consent agenda item has also been added below.

Contract Board Item Examples

Grant Board Item Examples

Guidelines for Formatting Board Items

  • Use 12-point Arial font with 1” margins all around.
  • Justify the body of the document.
  • Place page numbers in a footer on the bottom right hand side in 10-point Arial font.
  • Do not use a decimal point or zeros to a whole dollar amount (ex. $5 not $5.00). However, if any amount contains cents, add a decimal point and two zeros to all whole dollar amounts to maintain a uniform appearance.
  • Attach any laws or policies referenced in the board item as backup material.

Office of Procurement     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-5716     Fax: (601) 576-3503

Copyright © 2012 Mississippi Department of Education
Website Accessibility StatementAgency Web DisclaimerNotice of Non-Discrimination