FBLA Calendar

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

*the conferences have been canceled for 2020 and alternate programming will be offered to members and advisers


August 1
Online Membership Registration Opens
Super Sweeps begins


September 9
Welcome Back Webinar

September 14
Fall Stock Market Game begins

September 30
Tomorrow’s Business Leader – Chapter
News for Fall Issue Due


October TBD
Application Deadline: ACTE Outstanding
Business Education Student Award

October 2
NFLC – Canceled

October 9
NFLC – Canceled

October 16
Daytona Beach: Early bird
registration deadline – canceled
Fall Stock Market Game
Registration deadline

October 20

October 20
Fall LifeSmarts Competition begins
Fall Virtual Business Personal
Finance Challenge begins
Fall Virtual Business Management
Challenge begins


November 1 – 30
Prematurity Awareness Month

November 1
Fall Membership Awards
Non-Stop November begins
Super Sweeps Ends

November 6-7
NFLC – Canceled

November 13
Fall LifeSmarts Competition Ends
Virtual Business Finance Fall
Challenge Ends
Virtual Business Management
Fall Challenge Ends

November 13-14
NFLC – Canceled

November 15
American Enterprise Day

November 17
March of Dimes World Prematurity Day

November 20-21
NFLC – Canceled 

November 30
Tomorrow’s Business Leader – Chapter News
for Winter Issue Due


December 2-5
ACTE CareerTech Vision 2020, Virtual

December 4
Fall Stock Market Game ends

December 10
Non-Stop November ends

December 15
Dues deadline to receive winter publications


January 1
Action Awareness begins

January 15
March of Dimes Grant: Application deadline


February 1
Spring LifeSmarts Competition begins
Spring Stock Market Game begins
Spring Virtual Business Finance
Challenge begins
Spring Virtual Business Management
Challenge begins

February 1-28
National Career and Technical
Education Month

February 12
Lead4Change Challenge Deadline

February 14-20

February 14
Share your FBLA-PBL Story Day

February 15
Webinar: National Presidents’ Forum

February 16
Each One Reach One Day

February 17
Adviser Appreciation/Professional
Attire Day

February 18
Career Awareness Day

February 19
FBLA-PBL Spirit Day

February 20
Community Service Day

February 22
Tomorrow’s Business Leader – Chapter News
for Spring Issue Due

February 26
Spring LifeSmarts Competition ends
Spring Virtual Business Finance
Challenge ends
Spring Virtual Business Management
Challenge ends


March 1
National Dues Deadline to receive spring
publications and compete at NLC
Action Awareness Ends
FBLA Business Achievement Award:
Submission Deadline (Future, Business, Leader
FBLA Community Service Award:
Submission Deadline (Community
and Service Levels)
National Awards Program Committee:
Application Receipt

March 5
Spring Stock Market Game
registration deadline

March 30-April 2
NBEA Conference – New Orleans


Local March of Dimes March for Babies

April 1
Award submission deadline:
– 100% Class Participation
– Outstanding Chapter
– Distinguished Business Leaders Scholarship
– Chapter/State/Membership
– Recognition Awards
– National Bylaw Amendment Proposal submission deadline
– FBLA/NTHS Scholarship Deadline

April 23
Spring Stock Market Game ends

April 25
BAA America Level submission deadline
CSA Achievement Level
submission deadline


Local March of Dimes March for Babies

May 1
FBLA-PBL Adviser Wall of Fame:
Application submission deadline

May 14
Second Friday in May
National Leadership Conference: Intern
application receipt deadline
Businessperson of the Year Nomination:
receipt deadline
Competitive Event Registration (state adviser
submitted) by 11:59 p.m. eastern
Prejudged Materials Receipt (state adviser
submitted) by 11:59 p.m. Eastern
Lead4Change Challenge Deadline

May 15
National officer candidate application: receipt

May 21
Third Friday in May
FBLA State Chapter Voting Delegates: receipt
Production tests submitted
by 11:59 p.m. eastern
FBLA NLC: Early bird registration deadline


June 1
March of Dimes Fundraising Report:
receipt deadline

June 4
Competitive event changes by state advisers
by 11:59 p.m. eastern

June 9
FBLA Local Voting Delegates:
Registration Deadline

June 29-30
National Leadership Conference
– Anaheim, California


July 1-2
National Leadership Conference
– Anaheim, California