Youth & Adviser Opportunities

Discover diverse opportunities to demonstrate your skills and elevate your 2024 National Leadership experience. As a student member, you can showcase your fashion design skills, sing the national anthem, share your national program or STAR event project, show your commitment as an FCS education major, or work alongside National staff to capture social media content. As an adviser, you can share your knowledge and insights with fellow advisers from across the country. Explore these opportunities below!

Fashion Show

Due April 24

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    Calling all fashion-forward students! Are you ready to take your designs to the next level? Then submit your application for FCCLA's Fashion Show, where your talent and creativity will be showcased in front of industry professionals and FCCLA Members.

    Evaluators will carefully review your designs, and the top entries will be invited to be evaluated onsite at the National Leadership Conference. During the conference, a selection jury comprised of industry professionals will choose the final designs that will hit the runway in the highly anticipated FCCLA Fashion Show! 

    Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to receive valuable industry recognition and elevate your fashion career. Show the world your unique style and talent by registering now to indicate your interest in participation. Get ready to make your mark on the fashion world with FCCLA!

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Content Creator Program

Due May 3

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    Are you socially savvy, with a passion for leadership and personal development?

    FCCLA's National Leadership Conference Content Creator Program is in its second year and is an ideal opportunity for you! We are looking for talented students who are social media pros to collaborate with our national staff to develop and share content during the National Leadership Conference this summer in Seattle.

    Whether your expertise lies in videos, photos, or platforms like Instagram, this program gives you a chance to showcase your creative talents and forge meaningful connections with like-minded individuals nationwide. Enjoy exclusive access to keynote speeches, workshops, and other events, all while crafting content that spreads the word about this incredible conference.

    As a Content Creator Program participant, you will receive hands-on guidance and support from FCCLA National Staff to refine your skills and develop your personal brand. Collaborate with other talented content creators, gaining exposure to a broad audience of potential followers and supporters.

    Don't miss this opportunity to showcase your skills, gain valuable experience, and build lasting connections with fellow student leaders. Apply for the FCCLA NLC Content Creator Program today!

    Please note: National Officer Candidates are not permitted to apply. Questions? Email

  • Responsibilities - Content Creator Program

    The NLC Content Creator Program is tailored for socially adept students passionate about leadership and personal development. If selected, you'll work with FCCLA National Staff to create and share engaging content during this summer's National Leadership Conference in Seattle.

    Your tasks and responsibilities as a content creator may include:

    • Attend and actively participate in NLC events, capturing the essence of the conference through engaging content during keynote speeches, workshops, and special events.
    • Collaborate with fellow content creators to plan and produce high-quality social media content, such as photos and videos, reflecting your personal brand and the conference's message.
    • Utilize various social media platforms to share content and reach a broader audience of potential followers and supporters.
    • Engage with other conference attendees, including keynote speakers, workshop presenters, and fellow student leaders, to gather insights and perspectives for content development.
    • Receive guidance and support from FCCLA National Staff to enhance your skills and develop your personal brand as a content creator.
    • Attend regular meetings and check-ins with fellow content creators to review progress, discuss ideas, and provide feedback.
    • Represent FCCLA and the National Leadership Conference positively and professionally at all times.
    • Maintain an active and engaging social media presence throughout the conference, promoting both your personal brand and the conference.
    • Complete post-conference reporting and provide feedback to FCCLA National Staff regarding your experience in the Content Creator Program.

    Overall, your responsibilities as a content creator will revolve around creating high-quality content that reflects your personal brand and the conference's message, engaging with other attendees and participants, and promoting the conference positively on social media platforms.

  • Application

National Anthem Singer

Due May 3

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    FCCLA student members, apply now to sing the national anthem at the Opening General Session of the 2024 National Leadership Conference. This is an incredible opportunity to showcase your talent in front of thousands of FCCLA Members from across the nation. We are looking for a passionate and talented singer who can deliver a powerful and moving performance.

    To apply, submit a video recording of yourself singing the national anthem using the form above by May 3.

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Say Yes to FCS Signing Ceremony

Due May 15

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    Are you a high school senior planning to major in Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) education? Then get ready to be celebrated in style at the Say Yes to FCS Signing Ceremony sponsored by LeadFCS! This is your chance to take the stage and show the world your commitment to empowering individuals and families to lead healthy and fulfilling lives.

    Don't miss this amazing opportunity to join a community of future FCS educators dedicated to positively impacting the world. Say Yes to FCS and be honored for your hard work and dedication to this exciting field. Complete the form below to sign up and secure your place on stage for this unforgettable event. Get ready to be inspired and empowered as we celebrate the future of FCS education together!

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Adviser Roundtables 

Due May 27

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    Join us for an engaging and dynamic opportunity at the Adviser Roundtable Best Practice Session, scheduled for July 2 from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM. This session is specifically designed for FCCLA Advisers to share and exchange their expertise through interactive mini-sessions, each lasting 10 minutes. These presentations will focus on effective strategies, innovative approaches, and valuable insights aimed at enhancing student engagement, leadership development, and community involvement within FCCLA. Each adviser will have the chance to present their session multiple times, with 5-minute intervals allowing for attendee rotation and preparation for the next group.

    This invaluable opportunity not only permits advisers to disseminate their accumulated knowledge and experiences but also provides a chance to earn an additional 0.5 CEU for their preparation and leadership in conducting these roundtables. Attendees will rotate through the sessions, engaging with different topics and presenters, fostering a rich environment for learning and networking.

    Important Dates:

    • Application Deadline: May 27
    • Notification of Acceptance: June 1
    • Event Date: July 2, from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    We invite all interested FCCLA Advisers to submit their applications and include any handouts, flyers, lesson plans, ppt presentations, and other resources they intend to reference or share during their sessions. Join us to inspire and be inspired while expanding your professional network within the FCCLA community.

    Questions? Please email

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FCCLA Showcase

Due May 27

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    Showcase your chapter's accomplishments and share your hard work with conference attendees by signing up to participate in the FCCLA Showcase, scheduled for the morning of Tuesday, July 2, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM in the Expo Hall! All FCCLA student members are encouraged to participate and showcase their National Program and STAR Event projects, chapter recruitment efforts, or fundraising ideas.

    Get ready to engage with a captivated audience of like-minded peers and network with other FCCLA Members. Participants are responsible for bringing their own projects or displays and are expected to stay with their displays to answer questions. (Electricity not provided)

    Register now to secure your spot and prepare for an unforgettable morning of inspiration, creativity, and leadership.

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