Presenter Information

NLC Call for Presentations

FCCLA offers affiliated student members, advisers, alumni, exhibitors, and sponsors the opportunity to host a presentation during the 2024 National Leadership Conference in Seattle, WA. Presenting during NLC is the perfect opportunity to showcase experience, work on your personal leadership development, connect with like-minded individuals, and assist others in their Ultimate Leadership Journey.

Presentation proposals can be based on a variety of different ideas, including but not limited to:

  • Conference theme-related topics
  • Advocacy efforts that demonstrate a passion for positive change
  • Leadership skills and development 
  • Experiences and skills taught in FCCLA and FCS that create an engaging and informative presentation

Presentation types:

RED Talk - a 15-minute Ted-Talk style presentation to share experiences and expertise with advisers and members. These presentations typically include a brief and informative inspirational message to their audience.

Workshops - a 30-minute interactive presentation that allows presenters to dive deep into their topic of expertise. These presentations typically include a short hands-on activity to engage members and advisers.

FCCLA National Staff will notify presenters if they have been selected for a 15-minute RED Talk or 30-minute Workshop. These presentation assignments are based on space within the Convention Center, presentation topics, and the level of interactive activities being utilized.

  • February 20-Deadline to Submit Proposal (5:00 PM ET)
  • March 1-Applicants Notified

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the application, please email or call 703-476-4900.

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