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          Torch Awards Program Handbook

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          The Business Professionals of America's Torch Awards Program is designed to promote professionalism and leadership in both career development and personal growth. The Torch Awards Program frames and guides a BPA members' leadership and service to their chapter and community. Students complete activities in the seven Torch categories--Leadership; Service; Cooperation; Knowledge; Friendship; Love, Hope, Faith; and Patriotism--then log their activities in an online Torch Résumé.

          A student who earns an award through Business Professionals of America's Torch Awards Program builds a rich catalog of service and leadership experience that they can be proud of. More than 6,000 students participate annually in the BPA Torch Awards Program.

          The Torch Awards Program is open to all BPA members in the Middle Level, Secondary, and Post-secondary Divisions.

          Download the 2018-2019 TORCH AWARDS HANDBOOK 

          View the HELPFUL INFORMATION Video About Utilizing the Torch Awards Resume





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