Future Award Activities

Members must complete 10 activities. The form must be submitted by the local adviser by March 1. Pins are sent to local chapter advisers to present at a local awards ceremony or FBLA event.

Instructions

Advisers: Share this page with your members and have them complete the activities. Members save their work locally. Once you have verified members have completed the activities, submit this form.

Students: Save and document your work using any of the following methods:

  • Google Docs/Dropbox
  • Flash Drive/Share drive on your school server
  • Journaling/blogging platform
  • Social media platforms

The Business Achievement Awards (BAA) offers students the opportunity to earn a variety of digital badges through Tallo that may be uploaded to their online leadership profile.

You’ll also need to join Tallo and request your official FBLA Membership Digital Badge.

When you have completed the activities, have your adviser verify your work and submit the award form.

Advisers:

**Please Note—Please review the Tallo online profile instructions with your student (Activity 10). Remind them to share the profile with you when they have completed all activities for the Future Level. Once you approve the profile and all activities for the Future Level, submit the entry/submission form for the Future Award.


Service

Complete 3 activities from this section. The first 2 are required.

Activity 1 (Required): Communications/Service Learning
Donate five (5) hours of community service. (Track your hours and service activities).

Activity 2 (Required): Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Prepare a bulletin board, poster, flyer, social media graphic, or display promoting FBLA. (Save a copy).

Activity 3 Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Help your chapter adviser(s) with activities to celebrate American Enterprise Day or FBLA-PBL Week. (Write a news release).

Activity 4 Communications/Service Learning
Participate on your chapter’s community service project committee.

Activity 5 Service Learning/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Participate in a promotional or fund-raising project for the March of Dimes with your local chapter. (Complete the March of Dimes report form if you did a fundraising activity or a news release about your project if it was not a fundraising activity).

Activity 6 Communications/Service Learning
Become a pen pal with a senior citizen, a child in a hospital, a child in another country, or a soldier in the military. (Save a copy of at least two letters/emails).

Activity 7 Communications/Service Learning
Write and save a one-page report on a service on the March of Dimes or for your State Service community service project and present it at a chapter meeting  or in a business class.

Activity 8 Service Learning
Other-As designated by local adviser.

Education

Complete 3 activities from this section. The first 2 are required.

Activity 9 (Required): Technology/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Complete the FBLA Knowledge Quiz with a score of 92 percent or higher.

Activity 10 (Required): FBLA Organization and National Programs
Create a Tallo online leadership profile. Click here for instructions as to what to include.

Activity 11 Accounting
Using a spreadsheet, create a one-month budget for yourself or for your local chapter. (Save a copy of the spreadsheet).

Activity 12 Career Awareness and Exploration
List at least five (5) goals (related to school, career, and personal) and include a description of how you plan to accomplish each one. (Save a copy of your goals).

Activity 13 Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Read a business article or story from Tomorrow’s Business Leader, FBLA’s national publication for members. (Write and save a one-page letter in proper business format summarizing and reacting to this article. Address the letter to your local chapter adviser).

Activity 14 Career Awareness and Exploration
Write and save a one-page paper on a business career.

Activity 15 Career Awareness and Exploration
List five (5) personal strengths and one personal weakness. Write and save a 100-word summary on what you can do to overcome the weakness.

Activity 16 Technology/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Participate in the Fall Stock Market Game. (Write and save brief summary about what you learned—include a photo of your team).

Progress

Complete 4 activities from this section. The first 2 are required.

Activity 17 (Required): Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Bring a friend who is a nonmember to a local chapter FBLA meeting and post a photo of you and your friend with #FBLA Meeting on your chapter Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook  account.

Activity 18 (Required): Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Attend at least three (3) local chapter meetings and prepare and save a one-page paper that includes the date of each meeting and a bulleted list of meeting highlights.

Activity 19 Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Complete the programs worksheet.

Activity 20 Communications/Career Exploration
Invite a business leader or FBLA alumni members to speak at a meeting. Write and save a letter inviting this businessperson or FBLA alumni member to your meeting.

Activity 21 Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Attend a local chapter activity or event. Prepare and save a 100-word summary describing this event or activity.

Activity 22 Communications/FBLA Organization and National Programs
Recite the FBLA Creed at a chapter meeting or event and explain your understanding of the Creed as it relates to your future and to the business world in a memo to your local chapter adviser. (Save a copy of the memo).

Activity 23 Communications/Technology
Text five (5) friends and invite them to the next FBLA meeting. (List the names on the interactive form.)

Activity 24 Communications
Prepare and save a copy of an invitation for students to attend the next FBLA meeting.

Activity 25 Communications/Marketing
Recruit one (1) Professional Division member.