State Leadership Conference

State Leadership Conference (SLC) is a great opportunity for high school students to participate in our competitive events program among some of the best in the state. SLC also includes state officer elections and a series of informative leadership workshops for FBLA students and advisers.

2024 State Leadership Conference Information

SLC T-shirt Voting: Due Wednesday by 4:30 pm CST.












Help select the SLC t-shirt design.

Voting will close on Wednesday at 4:30 pm!

Conference Costs:

$71 for members and advisers

$45 for chaperones, guests, and student teachers

$25 for general session guests


Conference Registration Information

Conference Registration is now open! The State Leadership Conference’s registration deadline is Wednesday, February 14.

Registration Steps:
  1. Submit conference attendees and competitive events on Blue Panda
  2. Submit SLC Registration Summary Form 
  3. Submit Payment
    • Pay with Check:
      • Make check payable to Nebraska FBLA
      • Mail check payment to Grafton & Associates, 5935 S. 56th St. Ste A, Lincoln, NE 68516
        • Include the PDF Invoice from the SLC Registration Summary Form
          o Include SLC Registration fees; Nebraska FBLA Scholarship Fund contribution, Businessperson of the Year Award fee, and Star Volunteer Award fee, if any.
    • Pay with a Credit Card:
      • Submit credit card payment through Blue Panda
      • Credit card convenience fee (3.1%) added to registration total.

Competitive Event Information

General Conference and Competitive Event Guidelines

Hotel Lottery – 

January 16 –  The Hotel Lottery Form opens at 7:45 a.m. CST. (form emailed and posted here)

February 1 – Chapters will be notified around February 1 of their status in the hotel lottery.
*Latest update they are working to put the rooming puzzle together. Some notifications will go out after February 1.

February 14 – Rooming list due for chapters through BluePanda SLC Registration system.

February 15 – Rooming list shared with Younes Hotel Management Staff

February 16 – Chapters on the waiting list for Younes Conference Center Hotels will be notified.



Online Testing: February 19 – March 15

Student Login Cards Instructions

Proctor Certification Form

Participant Certification Form

Submit Certification Forms after completing tests:


Honorable Mention and Enrollment Information SLC 2022