Calendar of Events

NORTH DAKOTA FUTURE BUSINESS LEADERS OF AMERICA

2020-2021 CALENDAR

October 7​

  • Learn to Lead registration due in Blue Panda and payment postmarked and sent directly to fiscal agent

October 17​

  • Learn to Lead - virtual leadership journey

November 15

  • American Enterprise Day

December 1

  • Postmark deadline for ND FBLA Bylaw amendment submissions

February 1, 2021

  • Last day to postmark FBLA-PBL state and national dues (Dues must be postmarked directly to national office in order to participate at State Leadership Conference.)

  • Online submission deadline for:

    • Businessperson of the Year and Honorary Membership nominations

    • Who’s Who in FBLA form

    • Market Share Award Form

    • Reports: American Enterprise Project; Business Plan; Community Service Project; Local Chapter Annual Business Report, and Partnership with Business Project

  • Postmark deadline for:

    • Professional Division Dues

    • State officer candidate applications

    • National officer candidate applications—sent to state office

    • FBLA pre-conference test request form

    • Good Neighbor Form

February 8

  • Online submission deadline for:

    • Online conference and competitive event registration for FBLA State Leadership using Blue Panda. Registration closes at 5 pm CT.

  • Postmark deadline for:

    • FBLA conference registration fees—sent directly to fiscal agent February 14-20

  • FBLA-PBL Week

February 10-19

Pre-conference testing period. Online testing will close on 2/19 at 5 pm CT.

February 14-20

FBLA-PBL week

February 16

  • Online submission deadline for:

    • Digital Video Production, Future Business Leader, and Job Interview prejudged materials

    • Reports: Business Financial Planning, and Project Awareness (due in Blue Panda by 5 pm CT)

  • Postmark deadline for:

    • Chapter Scrapbook – Digital

February 22

  • Online submission deadline for:

    • Completed FBLA pre-conference production tests. Files uploaded by 5 pm CT.

February 25-26

Announce finalists (role play events, report events, and Digital Video Production)

March 1

  • Business Achievement Awards verification for Future, Business, and Leader levels

  • Business Achievement Awards verification for America level (to be recognized at both SLC and NLC)

  • Community Service Awards verification for Community and Service levels

  • Community Service Awards verification for Achievement level (to be recognized at both SLC and NLC)

Adviser online verification for BAA and CSA completed by this date

March 2

  • Postmark or online submission deadline for Go for North Dakota Gold entries

March 8-19

  • Online testing window (for individual objective test events). Testing will close at 5 pm CT on Friday.

March 8-12

  • Role Play Live Final Rounds (Entrepreneurship, International Business, Marketing, Parliamentary Procedure, Sports & Entertainment Management, Impromptu Speaking, ML Critical Thinking)

March 15

  •  Performance events videos submitted in Blue Panda (due by 5 pm CT)

March 22-23

  •  Interview Events- Live Schedule (Future Business Leader and Job Interview)

March 29-April 1

  •  FBLA State Leadership Conference- Virtual

March 29-30

  • State Officer Elections (voting will close at 5 pm CT on 3/30)

April 15

  • Deadline for FBLA chapters to notify Travel World of intent to compete at NLC

April 25

  • Business Achievement Awards Program Verification for America level (to be recognized only at NLC)

  • Community Service Awards Program Verification for Achievement level (to be recognized only at NLC)

Adviser online verification for BAA and CSA completed by this date

June - July 2021

  • FBLA National Leadership Conference- Virtual