Calendar of Events


Virginia DECA Foundation

VA DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs

in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.


3-9 State Officer Video Interviews

10-12 VACTE Conference Richmond

11 School-based Enterprise certification due

12 National DECA Student Scholarship Apps Due

13 Last Day for DLC

19 VA DECA Membership submitted/paid SLC Award


19 SLC Registration Closes (last day drops with full refund)

26 Outstanding Chapter Advisor Award due

26 Friend of DECA Award due

26 Annual Report due

31 Knowledge Matters Digital Presentation Skills Challenge Due

31-Feb 4 Sports Marketing & Entertainment Conference Orlando, FL

Meadowbrook Academy for Developing Entrepreneurs Making News!

The following MADE students were accepted into the Fall 2023 Shelfie Cohort - Round 2 at the VCU da Vinci Center for Innovation and Shift Retail Lab! 

Melissa Alarcon & Maya Tinsley- owners of Defined Roots Hair Care

•Kileya Johnson- owner of KMilan Creations

•Reese Williams- owner of The Precious Beas Company 

•Anne Saunders- owner of Glass Memories (reaccepted)

Chapters Experience the Difference

Upcoming Dates and Deadlines

State Action Team Monthly Tips