The following are deadlines for registering chapter members.
November 1, 2016: Membership processed by Nov. 1 will allow your chapter to:
February 15, 2017: Registrations received after this date will not be eligible for competition at the National Leadership Conference. State Association Membership Deadlines: Contact your State Advisor for this information.
Who May Apply: In the following cases, chapters may receive an exception to the policy of the February 15 deadline:
Upon receipt of request for exception, each particular situation will be reviewed by the National Staff for approval. Procedure:At least thirty (30) days prior to the start of the National Leadership Conference, the local chapter must submit a request for exception to the February 15 membership deadline. The request must include the following:
Exceptions A chapter may not request an exception for two consecutive years, unless the person serving as advisor is not the same person who requested an exception the previous year.