PBL 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

August 12
PBL Business Leader—Fall issue chapter news deadline


September 4
Webinar—Welcome Back

September 16
Fall Stock Market Game begins


October 16
Fall Stock Market Game Registration deadline

October 20
Membership deadline for fall publications

October 24-26
PBL Career Connections Conference— canceled


November 1-30
Prematurity Awareness Month

November 15
American Enterprise Day

November 16
PBL Business Leader—winter issue copy deadline

November 17
March of Dimes World Prematurity Day


December 4-7
ACTE Convention—Virtual

December 6
Fall Stock Market Game ends

December 15
Dues deadline to receive winter publications


February 1–28
National Career and Technical Education Month

February 14-20

February 2
Share your FBLA-PBL Story Day
Spring Stock Market Game begins

February 3
Webinar: National Presidents’ Forum

February 4
Each One Reach One Day

February 5
Adviser Appreciation Day/Professional Attire Day

February 6
Career Awareness Day

February 7
FBLA-PBL Spirit Day

February 8
Community Service Day


March 1
National dues deadline to receive spring publications
National Awards Program Committee: Application receipt deadline
CMAP Awards: Receipt deadline (Director, Executive, and President Awards)

March 2
PBL Business Leader—spring Issue copy deadline
Spring Stock Market Game Registration deadline


April 1
Outstanding Chapter: Receipt deadline
National Bylaws Amendment: Receipt deadline

April 15
PBL national dues deadline eligibility date for competitive events and voting delegates
Chapter/State Membership Recognition Awards: Receipt deadline
National dues deadline to receive spring publications

April 16-20
NBEA Convention—Boston

April 24
Spring Stock Market Game ends


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 8
National Leadership Conference: Intern application receipt deadline
Businessperson of the Year Nomination: Receipt deadline
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
All competitive events computer production tests must be received at the national center by 11:59 p.m. eastern
PBL NLC: Early bird registration deadline

June/July 2020

June 4
PBL Local Voting Delegates: Registration deadline

June 5
Last day to make competitive events changes by 11:59 p.m. eastern

June 24-27
PBL NLC—Anaheim