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State Leadership Conference

Event Information


The State Leadership Conference is the premier conference on FBLA Arizona's schedule. Compete in your competitive events for the chance to advance to the National Leadership Conference, and when not competing, take advantage of workshops and other fun filled activities. Be sure to venture down the campaign hall to support those running for state office. The week caps off with closing ceremonies, where competitors discover who qualified for the National Leadership Conference.

WHEN:    April 8-10, 2024

WHERE:  Westin La Paloma, Tucson, AZ

TENTATIVE AGENDA:  Click Here (This is subject to change)


  • All-Inclusive (Includes registration and all meals): Click Here

  • Not Inclusive (Includes registration ONLY): Click Here



  • All-Inclusive (Includes registration and 2 Breakfast,
    1 Lunch, and 2 Dinners)
      Student                          $155.00   

         Adviser                          $120.00

        Chaperone/Guest          $  80.00

  • Not Inclusive (Only registration costs NO Meals)
        Student                        $80.00         

           Adviser                        $40.00

          Chaperone/Guest        $10.00

  • Meals (Can be added on and purchased seperately)

           Breakfast ($12 per day/per meal)

           Lunch ($15 per day/per meal)

           Dinner ($18 per day/per meal)


HOTEL COST: (These are seperate from cost above).

Payment will be paid directly to the hotel. 


  • Westin La Paloma (Conference Hotel)

    • $170 plus 12.05% tax per night​

  • Westward Look (Conference Overflow Hotel)

    • $159 plus 14.55% tax per night​

  • Sheraton Hotel (Conference Overflow Hotel)

    • $149 plus 12.05% tax per night​ + $4 city tax)

REGISTRATION:  Registration Link

           Opens -    February 1, 2024

           Closes -    March 15, 2024
           Step by Step Instructions: Click Here 


Competitive Event Page 


PRE-SUBMISSIONS DUE March 14, 2024 by 5 p.m. 

2024 Pre-Submission Links: Click Here

Competitive Events at a Glance:   Click Here

National Topics : Click Here

Click Here for the top five list of 2024 State Leadership Conference Winners



Click Here for the 2023 State Leadership Conference Video

Click Here to sign up to be a judge


State Awards 

All adviser awards are due by March 1, 2024. Winners will be announced and awarded at the State Leadership Conference in April. Nominations and information can be found by clicking on the award. 

New Adviser of the Year
Adviser of the Year
Middle School Adviser of the Year
Administrator of the Year
Business Man/Woman of the Year
Who's Who's in FBLA Arizona

Click here for Adviser of the Year Award History 


February 1,  2024:         SLC Registration Opens

February 27, 2024:        SLC Online Testing Opens

March 1, 2024:               All Award Nominations Due/Scholarship Due

March 11, 2024:             Last day to drop hotel rooms 

March 14, 2024:             All SLC Prejudged Material/Awards Due –                                                  uploaded to Website by 5:00 p.m.

March 14, 2024:             Skills event testing must be done by 5 p.m.  

March 15, 2024:             SLC Registration Closes      

March 29, 2024:             All SLC Online Testing Closes

April 8-10, 2024:            State Leadership Conference 

Key Dates:

FBLA offers a chance for 10 to 12 Senior Students to receive a $1,000 one time scholarship. Please complete this application and submit your information using this link before March 1, 2024. 

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