Each year MABPA offers 5 opportunities for students to earn scholarship money towards the National Leadership Conference. They consist of:
State Pin Contest- the winning design is made into a pin for the upcoming National Leadership Conference
Cover Contest- design the cover for our 2020 SLC program
T-Shirt Contest- design the official Conference T-Shirt for the 2020 SLC
Writing Contest- students write an essay in response to a given topic
Community Service Award - showcase the community service projects that your chapter participates in.
Each award offers $100 for first place, $75 for second place, and $50 for third place. See individual contest guidelines below for more details and for directions on how to submit.
Deadline to pre-submit the T-Shirt Design is Monday, November 30th.
Deadline to pre-submit other contests is Monday, February 8.
How to presubmit your Contests:
Log into BPA.org from the Member Gateway, using the username/password login.
Go to presubmit.bpa.org
Choose the conference you are submitting for from the dropdown menu Massachusetts SLC
When the page reloads, choose the contest you are submitting from the dropdown menu.
Massachusetts State Cover Contest
Massachusetts State Writing Contest
Massachusetts Community Service Award
Massachusetts State Pin Design Contest
Massachusetts State T-Shirt Contest
Choose your division via the drop down menu.
Enter your email (for submission confirmation).
Use the “browse” button to find your first file to upload.
If you have more files to upload, use the “add” button and then the new “browse” button that appears.
Click “submit.” Do NOT click twice. If you are uploading large files, it will take a few minutes.
You will get a confirmation screen and a confirmation e-mail.