Michigan Middle Level BPA


Last updated November 15, 2020

September 1, 2020

  • Workplace skills assessment program guidelines released (all divisions)
  • BPA Cares and BPA Torch Award Handbooks Released (all divisions)
  • Membership Registration Opens (all divisions)

September 14-25, 2020

  • Registration, BPA LEAD's Fall Leadership Academy, includes eight sessions (national event)

September 21, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins-Introduction (all divisions offered by natinal office)

September 25, 2020

  • LAST DAY to register for the ML-BPA Fall Leadership Conference, Lansing Center, Lansing, Michigan (Michigan, middle and secondary divisions)

September 28, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins-Be Your Best Self (all divisions offered by national office)

October 5, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins-Build a Team of Avid Learners (all divisions offered by national office)

October 13, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins-Create a Team Structure and Culture (all divisions offered by national office)

October 14, 2020

  • WASP Competition Updates-ML only (national webinar)

October 16-17, 2020

  • Advisor Professional Development "Virtual" Conference (national event) changed from oct 2/3 and price reduction

October 19, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins-You Have to Believe it Can be Done (all divisions offered by national office)

October 26, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins-Market and Be the Change (all divisions offered by natonal office)

November 1, 2020

  • Deadline Virtual Event Registration 
  • Michigan, ML-BPA Special Events are released (Wordsmith & State Theme Events)
  • Internship Applications for serving at the Michigan, ML-BPA State Leadership Conference is posted

November 2, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins-Share Your Story, the Change is Never Over (all divisions offered by national office)

 November 6&7, 2020

  • NEW, BPA Bootcamp, Fall Leadership "Virtual" Conference (national event) Davenport is sponsoring (free) this event for our ML Association

November 9, 2020

  • Bpa-LEADS Fall Program begins- Wrap-up and Next Steps (all divisions offered by national office)

November 14-15, 2020

  • Bpa-Officer Leadership "Virtual" Summit (national event)

November 16-20, 2020

  • Bpa-Chapter Social Media Week (national event)

December 4, 2020

  • LAST DAY to sumbit Diplomat Torch Awards Application. Must be a State member at least two days prior of registration to qualify (middle division)
  • DEADLINE to apply for a new National Charter and take advantage of Davenport's "The New Deal" and receive a discount on SLC registration for the first year! (only for new middle level chapters)
  • Michigan, ML-BPA State Leadership Conference Payment Portal OPEN

TBA- Davenport mid-December, pre-recorded sessions

December 18, 2020

  • DEADLINE for Internship Applications at the 5th Annual Michigan, ML_BPA SLC
  • DEADLINE for Re-Submission/Corrected for Diplomat Torch Awards
  • DEADLINE for STATE ML Membership
  • BPA Scheduler Opens
  • Advisors may register students for their competitive events. Note: Before using the BPA Scheduler, a student must have been assigned a contestant number through the BPA National Organization (Michigan, middle division)

 January 29, 2021

  • DEADLINE for Virtual Event Submission (national only, for all division)
  • LAST DAY for ML Pre-Submitted Events
  • DEADLINE for Re-Submission/Corrected for Statesman Torch Awards Due. (Re-submissions are only required if corrections are needed)

TBA-DEADLINE FOR Virtual Event Submission

February 8-12, 2021


February 15, 2021

  • Final BPA Membership Deadline for NLC Qualifiers

February 18, 2021

  • Cancelled - THE NIGHT Before Event, Drury Hotel and Conference Center

February 19-28, 2021

  • Testing window for the . . . 6th Annual Michigan Middle Level BPA State Leadership Conference, "Magic Awaits," Virtual and Online

February 28, 2021

  • Registration Opens for 2021 National Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida

March 1, 2021

  • DEADLINE-BPA CARES (national only, professional awards)
  • DEADLINE-(NOFAD) National Officer for a Day Applications Due (ML only)

 March 25, 2021

  • LAST DAY to submit Ambassador Torch Awards Resumes (no revisions beyond this point)
  • NOTE: There are no corrections after this date. The earlier you submit your torch resume, the quicker you will receive a response and use that time to repair and resubmit.
  • LAST DAY to submit application for Chapter Awards:
  1. President's Volunteer Service Award
  2. BPA CARES- Service Learning Awards
  3. BPA CARES- Special Recognition Awards
  4. Special Recognition Awards -- BPA Marketing and Public Relations, Chapter Activities Award of Excellence, Social Media and The Professional Cup and Recruiter of the Year Award.

 April 1, 2021

  • NLC Registration and Hotel Registration Closes
  • NLC Competitive Event Registration Closes
  • Quality Chapter of Distinction
  • Deadline for ALL Pre-Submission Competitive Events

 April 8, 2021

  • Late NLC Conference Registration Deadline -- NLC Online Registration Closes

May 5-9, 2021

  • 55th Annual BPA National Leadership Conference
  • Orlando, Florida for national competitors and Ambassador Torch Awards recipients

May 28, 2021

  • DEADLINE for state Theme Event for 2022, (Michigan ML only-compeitive event)

*2020-21 state theme by Davis Middle school Chapter, "Magic Awaits"