Important Conference Dates

*All deadlines end at 5:00PM ET.

March 2, 2020

  • National Officer Candidate national membership dues payment  
  • National Program Award Application
  • Youth Scholarship Application
  • Program Workshop Application

April 15, 2020

  • National Officer Candidate Intent To Run Form

April 17, 2020

  • Fashion Show Application

May 1, 2020

  • Adviser Academy Application
  • National Officer Candidate Application
  • National Officer Candidate Nominating Committee Appointment Form
  • Spotlight on Projects & STAR Events Application
  • FCCLA/LifeSmarts Knowledge Bowl Team Registration (pre-qualified teams only)
  • National Leadership Conference Early Bird and STAR Events Registration ends (for states with state competitions on or prior to April 24).  
  • National Leadership Conference Special Needs/Assistance requests must be made at least 60 days prior to the conference and notification given when registering. Registration must be submitted no later than May 3 to qualify for special needs/assistance through the FCCLA national office.

May 12, 2020

  • National Leadership Conference Early Bird and STAR Events Registration ends (for states with state competitions on or after April 25).

May 15, 2020

  • National Leadership Conference Housing Deadline

June 1, 2020

  • National Leadership Conference Regular Registration ends and Late Registration rates are in effect.
  • Cancellations must be submitted in the FCCLA Portal to be eligible for a refund, less applicable administrative fees. No refunds will be honored for cancellations received after this deadline.
  • Specific dietary restrictions must be submitted when registering for the conference.
  • Substitutions must be submitted in the FCCLA Portal to be processed at no charge.

June 12, 2020

  • National Leadership Conference full payment due

Members develop skills for life through: character development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and career preparation.