Business Professionals of America members will have the opportunity to demonstrate occupational competency and leadership skills through 66 individual and team competitive events from the following categories: Financial Skills, Administrative Support, Information Services/Systems and Management/Marketing/Human Resources. Students placing in state events will qualify to compete in the 2012 National Business Professionals of America Leadership Conference April 25-29 in Chicago.
Who: 1,000 middle and high school students; 150 middle and high school teachers; 100 community representatives serving as judges
What: Annual Business Professionals of America Conference
When: February 29 through March 2, 2012
Where: Sheraton Inn and Conference Center, Dover
Media Note: Because of national BPA guidelines, students cannot be photographed or taped during actual competition. However, students can be interviewed immediately following each event. More than 400 middle school students will be competing together on Wednesday, February 29; 600 high school students will do so on Thursday, March 1.
Delaware Department of Education
401 Federal Street, Suite #2
Dover, Delaware 19901
Phone: (302) 735-4035
Fax: (302) 739-4654
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