Frequently Asked Questions

The Save4College State Contribution Program is designed to help lower to middle-income families in Maryland save money for higher education.

It’s easy to apply with the online application. Simply log in to your Maryland College Investment Plan Account and select Apply Now to get started. You can also download and print an application to complete and mail. If you need to open a Maryland College Investment Plan Account (MCIP) to apply, click here.

Note: Be sure you have completed the Program’s eligibility requirements. In accordance with the Maryland Code, the Maryland 529 Board is required to verify the income level you provided. For additional details, please see “How do I apply?”