Student Resources

Get the most our or your DECA experience!

Whether you are interested in competition, chapter leadership, community involvement, scholarships, or connecting with like minded students we have resources to get you where you want to be.

DECA Guide 2022-23

Officer Leadership Retreat

Start your year off strong with a jam packed 1/2 day training.


Retreat Information (BROKEN LINK)

Talk to your advisor about registration!

Student Recognition

Check Be sure to find all the resources you need to apply for:

• VA DECA Scholarships

• VA DECA Honor Society

• VA DECA Merit Award

• VA DECA State Action Team

Program of Leadership

Click the link above to get all the information about the VA Program of Leadership - don't miss out - get everything you need here.

Create your chapter's Program of leadership by utilizing these resources:

• Chapter Strategy

• Leadership Styles Resources

• POL Process and Tools

New Member Guidebook - looking for a tool to help your new members get acquainted with DECA. This guide will help!

Guide to Letter Writing Campaigns - Use this guide to get started with your chapter's letter writing campaign!

District Presidents

Find out what being a District President involves. Selection methods vary in each district. Be sure to talk with your advisor if you are interested in this role.

DECA Day @Virginia State Fair

Talk to your advisor about participation.



Lead4Change -  become emerging leaders with skills through a service project. Find ideas for projects that respect physical distancing here. For more information visit Lead4Change website.

Competition Training Conferences

Competition Training will be offered in several regionally located sites during the month of October.

Dates and registration details will be announced in August - STAY TUNED!

DATES - 4 weeks of October

Registration Due: TBD

Conference Information - Download flyer here (available in August)