PBL Calendar

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


August 1
Online Membership Registration opens
August 12 PBL Business Leader —Fall issue chapter news deadline


September 6
Webinar—Welcome Back

September 11
Fall Stock Market Game begins

Application Deadline: ACTE Outstanding Business Student Award


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

October 9
Fall Stock Market Game Registration deadline

October 11

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

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


November 1-30
Prematurity Awareness Month

November 3-4
NFLC—Buffalo, New York

November 10-11
NFLC—St. Louis, Missouri

November 15
American Enterprise Day

November 17
March of Dimes World Prematurity Day

November 17-18
NFLC—New Orleans, Louisiana

November 24
PBL Business Leader—winter issue copy deadline


December 6-9
ACTE Convention—Nashville, Tennessee

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


January 15
March of Dimes Grant: Application deadline

January 22
Spring Stock Market Game begins


February 1–28
National Career and Technical Education Month

February 4-10

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


March 1
National dues deadline to receive spring publications
National Awards Program Committee: Application receipt deadline
CMAP Awards: Receipt deadline

March 2
PBL Business Leader—Spring Issue Chapter News Deadline

March 27-31
NBEA Convention—Baltimore, Maryland


April 1
Distinguished Business Leader Scholarship: Receipt deadline
Chapter/State Membership Recognition Awards: Receipt deadline
National Bylaws Amendment: Receipt deadline

April 15
PBL national dues deadline eligibility date for PBL voting delegates and competitive events

April 18
Webinar: 2018 NLC

April 30
Professional Membership Recognition Awards: Receipt deadline


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


May 1
PBL 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
All prejudged materials must be received at the national center by 11:59 p.m. eastern
Competitive Event Registration due (from state advisers) by 11:59 p.m. eastern

May 15
March of Dimes Fundraising Report: Receipt deadline
National officer candidate application: Receipt deadline
PBL 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
PBL NLC and IFL: Early bird registration deadline


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

June 8
PBL Local Voting Delegates: Registration deadline

June 22-23
FBLA Institute for Leaders—Baltimore, Maryland

June 23-26
FBLA NLC—Baltimore, Maryland