FAQs

Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting (COE)

What is the mission of the COE program?
What is the CAFR?
Why apply for the COE?
When is the application deadline?
What are the required COE application materials?
Where do I send the completed application?
What is the application fee?
My state doesn’t require a CAFR. Can I still apply for the COE?
Who reviews the CAFR?
How long does the review process take?
Is there a list of school districts that have received the COE award?
Does a committee oversee this award?

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