FBLA Calendar

Note: All submission deadlines are 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) unless otherwise indicated. Subject to Change.

August

August 1
Online Membership Registration opens
Super Sweeps begins

September

September 6
Webinar—Welcome Back

September 11
Fall Stock Market Game begins

September 22
Tomorrow’s Business Leader—Fall issue copy deadline

TBA
Application Deadline: ACTE Outstanding Business Student Award

October

October 4
Webinar—NFLCs

October 6
NFLC—Buffalo, New York: Early bird Registration deadline

October 9
Fall Stock Market Game Registration deadline

October 13
NFLC—St. Louis, Missouri: Early bird registration deadline

October 16
Lifesmarts Fall Competition begins

October 20
Membership deadline for fall publications and chapter/state membership awards at NFLCs
Super Sweeps ends
NFLC—New Orleans, Louisiana: Early bird registration deadline

October 24
Virtual Business Finance Fall Challenge competitive event begins
Virtual Business Management Fall Challenge competitive event begins

November

November 1-30
Prematurity Awareness Month

November 1
Non-Stop November begins

November 3-4
NFLC—Buffalo, New York

November 10
LifeSmarts Fall Competition ends

November 10-11
NFLC—St. Louis, Missouri

November 15
American Enterprise Day

November 16
Tomorrow’s Business Leader—winter issue copy deadline

November 17
March of Dimes World Prematurity Day
Virtual Business Finance Fall Challenge competitive event ends
Virtual Business Management Fall Challenge competitive event ends

November 17-18
NFLC—New Orleans, Louisiana

December

December 6-9
ACTE Convention—Nashville, Tennessee

December 10
Non-Stop November ends

December 15
Dues deadline to receive winter publications
Fall Stock Market Game ends

January

January 1
Action Awareness begins

January 15
March of Dimes Grant: Application deadline

January 22
Spring Stock Market Game begins

January 29
LifeSmarts Spring Competition begins

February

February 1–28
National Career and Technical Education Month

February 5
Virtual Business Finance Spring Challenge competitive event begins
Virtual Business Management Spring Challenge competitive event begins

February 4-10
FBLA-PBL Week

February 4
Share your FBLA-PBL Story Day

February 5
Webinar: National Presidents’ Forum

February 6
Each One Reach One Day

February 7
Adviser Appreciation Day/Professional Attire Day

February 8
Career Awareness Day

February 9
FBLA-PBL Spirit Day

February 10
Community Service Day

February 19
Spring Stock Market Game Registration deadline

February 21
Tomorrow’s Business Leader—spring issue copy deadline

February 23
LifeSmarts Spring Competition ends

March

March 1
FBLA national dues deadline eligibility date for FBLA voting delegates, andcompetitive events
National dues deadline to receive spring publications
Action Awareness ends
National Awards Program Committee: Application receipt deadline
FBLA Business Achievement Awards: Receipt deadline (Future, Business, and Leader Awards)

March 2
Virtual Business Finance Spring Challenge competitive event ends
Virtual Business Management Spring Challenge competitive event ends

March 27-31
NBEA Convention—Baltimore, Maryland

April

April 1
Membership Madness and Membership Mania: Receipt deadline
Membership Achievement Award: Receipt deadline
100 Percent Class Participation: Receipt deadline
Outstanding Chapter: Receipt deadline
Distinguished Business Leader Scholarship: Receipt deadline
Chapter/State Membership Recognition Awards: Receipt deadline
National Bylaws Amendment: Receipt deadline

April 18
Webinar: 2018 NLC

April 25
BAA America award: Receipt deadline
CSA Achievement award: Receipt deadline

April 30
Professional Membership Recognition Awards: Receipt deadline

April/May

March of Dimes March for Babies: Check with your local March of Dimes Office for specific dates

May

May 1
FBLA Adviser Wall of Fame: Application postmark deadline

May 4
Spring Stock Market Game ends

May 9
National Leadership Conference: Intern application receipt deadline
Businessperson of the Year Nomination: Receipt deadline

May 11
Competitive Event Registration due (from state advisers) by 11:59 p.m. eastern
All prejudged materials must be received at the national center by 11:59 p.m. eastern

May 15
March of Dimes Fundraising Report: Receipt deadline
National officer candidate application: Receipt deadline
FBLA State Chapter Voting Delegates: Receipt deadline

May 18
All competitive events computer production tests must be received at the national center by 11:59 p.m. eastern

May 20
FBLA NLC and IFL: Early bird registration deadline

June/July

June 1
Last day to make competitive events changes by 11:59 p.m. eastern

June 8
FBLA Local Voting Delegates: Registration deadline

June 27-28
FBLA Institute for Leaders—Baltimore, Maryland

June 28-July 1
FBLA NLC—Baltimore, Maryland