Wisconsin FBLA Calendar


Each year, information is compiled for the Wisconsin Business & Information Technology and FBLA events calendar. The following items contain useful information on meetings, conference dates, and proposed deadlines.

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2013-2014 Wisconsin FBLA Events Calendar


Excellence in Action”

(updated 10/1/2013)



Activity    ****Competitive Event Items Displayed in Bold***


August 1

National Membership Registration Opens for 2013-2014 (www.fbla-pbl.org)

September 3

National Fall Stock Market Game

September 10

ACTE Outstanding Business Student Award—Postmark deadline

October 7

WI Fall Leadership Lab-Eau Claire-Plaza Hotel & Suites Convention Center

October 8

WI Fall Leadership Lab-Appleton Radisson Paper Valley Hotel

October 11

NFLC-Lake Grapevine, Texas (Dallas/Fort Worth): Early Bird Registration Deadline

October 15

National Lifesmarts Fall Competitive Begins

October 18   

NFLC-Cleveland, Ohio:  Early Bird Registration Deadline

October 20

WI FBLA National/State Membership Deadline for consideration for Chapter Gold Seal Recognition

October 21

National Virtual Business Finance Fall Challenge (non-NLC Competitive Event)
National Virtual Business Management Fall Challenge (NLC Competitive Event)

October 25

WI Fall Leadership Lab-Pewaukee-Waukesha County Expo Center

WI FBLA Night with the Bucks

October 25

NFLC-Salt Lake City, Utah:  Early Bird Registration Deadline

November 1

Prematurity Awareness Month

November 8-9

NFLC-Lake Grapevine, Texas (Dallas Fort Worth area)

November 11-12

WI Fall Leadership Conference-Madison Concourse Hotel

November 15

WI FBLA National/State Membership Deadline for Competition Dues/Membership Registration at www.fbla-pbl.org

November 15

NFLC-Cleveland, Ohio
American Enterprise Day

November 17

March of Dimes World Prematurity Day

November 22-23

NFLC-Salt Lake City, Utah

November  22-26

WI Membership Verification via email (Must be completed by 4 pm November 26)

December 2-13

WI RLC Registration Window

December 4

WI Local Chapter Program of Work Due to State Office

December 13

WI Regional Vice President Applications are due to the State Office

WI RLC Host Schools Online Access Available

December 13

National Fall Stock Market Game Ends

December 20

Substitution Deadline to RLC Host Schools


January  2-3

Onsite Testing Administrator receive testing information/exams (via email)

January 3-15

Testing Window: RLC Online and Skill Event Testing at Home School

January 6

National Spring Stock Market Game Begins

January  10

Nomination Application for National and State Officer Candidates are due to the State Office

January 15

National March of Dimes Grant:  Application postmark deadline

January 17

WI RLC Receipt  Deadline: All pre-judged and skill event materials, along with registration fees and Regional VP candidate materials are due to RLC host schools

RLC Adviser Responsibility & Procedures due to RLC Host

RLC Community Service Award Forms due to RLC Host

WI Outstanding Adviser Award Form due to State Office -- http://fbla.dpi.wi.gov/fbla_awards

Wisconsin FBLA Lorainne Missling Scholarship Due

Wisconsin FBLA Kevin Colling Scholarship Due

January 25

All-CTSO Night with Bucks

February 1-28

National and Wisconsin Career and Technical Education Month

February 1

Regional Leadership Conferences (I-Baldwin-Woodville; II-Greenwood; III-Kewaunee; IV-LaCrosse Central (HS and ML); V-Columbus; VI-Chilton; VII-Menomonee Falls (HS and ML)

2013-14 State Officer Screening (bring campaign materials for approval)

February 3

National Virtual Business Finance Spring Challenge (non-NLC Competitive Event)
National Virtual Business Management Spring  Challenge (NLC Competitive Event)

LifeSmarts Spring Contest (tentative)

February 6

CTSO State Officer Legislative Day-Madison Capitol

February 7

Skill Event Cancellation Deadline (info to state office)

February 12

Onsite Testing Administrator receive testing information/exams (via email)

February 9-15


National President’s Forum & Fight to the Finish (February 10)

Each One Reach One (February 11)

Adviser Appreciation Day/Career Awareness Day  (February 12)

Connect with the Professional Division for Career Awareness Day (February 13)

FBLA-PBL Pride Day (February 14)

Community Service Day (February 15)

SLC National Anthem Audition Tape due to State Office (February 15)

February 13-26

SLC Registration Window

February 13-26

Testing Window: SLC Skill Event Testing at Home School (must be received at state office by March 5)

March 1

SLC Registration Fees due to State Office

National Spring Virtual Business Challenge Ends

March 1

FBLA Business Achievement Awards:  Receipt Deadline (Future, Business, and Leader Awards)

SLC Local Chapter Community Service Award Form due to State Office

March 3

Official Membership Count Recorded for SLC Largest Local Chapter Award

March 5

All pre-judged and skill event materials are due to state office (must be received) State Officer campaign materials due to State Office

SLC Community Service Award Form due to State Office

Local Market Share Award Form due to State Office

Substitution Deadline/Info to State Office

SLC Adviser Responsibilities & Procedures Form due to State Office

SLC Student Conduct Form due to State Office

Wisconsin Business Person of the Year Nomination due to the State Office

March 30

National Word & Excel Exams (tentative last day)

April 1

Membership Madness and Membership Mania: Receipt deadline

FBLA Membership Achievement Award: Receipt deadline

FBLA 100 Percent Class Participation: Receipt deadline

FBLA Outstanding Chapter: Receipt deadline

Distinguished Business Leader Scholarship: Receipt  Deadline

Chapter/State Membership Recognition Awards: Receipt deadline

National Bylaws Amendment: Receipt deadline

April 7-8

State Leadership Conference Held at Fox Cities Performing Arts Center, Appleton

April 15

Professional Membership Recognition Awards:  Receipt  Deadline

April 16

NLC Skill Event Fax Back Form Receipt Deadline to the State Office

April 18

Spring Stock Market Game Ends

April 25

BAA America Awards:  Receipt Deadline

April 28-May 2

Testing Window:  NLC Skill Event Testing at Local Technical Colleges As Arranged

May 2

All pre-judged and skill event materials are due to state office (must be received)

End of Year Report due to State Office (Gold Seal Chapter Requirement)

May 9

All Prejudged Materials must be received at the National Office via the State Office

May 9

National Business Person of the Year:  Nomination:  Receipt Deadline

National Leadership Conference: Intern application receipt deadline

May 15

March of Dimes Fund-raising Report: Receipt deadline

FBLA “Eco Chapter” Go Green Project: Receipt deadline

National officer candidate application: Receipt deadline

May 16

All Competitive Event Computer Production Tests Must Be Received At The National Office

National Leadership Conference Attendance Form Receipt Request to the State Office

WI Stipend Request Form Receipt Deadline to the State Office

May 23

FBLA NLC and IFL:  Early Bird Registration Deadline

June 6

NLC Competitive Event Substitution Deadline as Recorded into National Database

June 9

FBLA Local Voting Delegates:  Registration Deadline

June 15-18

State Officer Training (Madison)

June 28-29

FBLA Institute for Leaders-Nashville, TN

June 29-July 2

FBLA National Leadership Conference Held in Nashville, TN


National FBLA (Future Dates)


NFLC 2014:      

  • Nov. 7-8 Washington D.C.
  • Nov. 14-15 – Minneapolis, MN
  • Nov. 21-22 - New Orleans, LA

IFL 2015 June 28-29 (Chicago)

NLC 2015 June 29–July 2 (Chicago)

NFLC 2015

  • Nov. 6-7 – Omaha, NE
  • Nov. 13-14 – Charleston, SC
  • Nov. 20-21 – Baltimore, MD

IFL 2016 June 28-29 (Atlanta)

NLC 2016 June 29–July 2 (Atlanta)

Wisconsin FBLA (Future Dates)


RLC 2015:  Feburary 7       SLC 2015:  April 13-14, LaCrosse

RLC 2016:  February 6       SLC 2016:  April 4-5, Wisconsin Dells

RLC 2017:  February 4       SLC 2017:  April 3-4, Appleton

RLC 2018:  February 3       SLC 2018:  April 9-10, LaCrosse

For questions about this information, contact David Thomas (608) 266-2348, Maria Ingraham (608) 267-9259