Career and Leadership Development Events Status Tracker

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Congratulations to the competitors preparing for the 2023 Career and Leadership Development Events. We are happy to share our plans with you and encourage you to subscribe for email notifications when updates are posted. Start your search with the 2023 CDE/LDE Planning Guide and watch for new schedules and resources.

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  • Declaration/Certification Open — March
  • Tentative Schedules Released – Late May
  • Declaration (for State Staff) Deadline – Closes July 1
  • Finals Hall, Awards Program and Main Stage Schedules Release – Mid July
  • Event Orientation Packets Posted to – August
  • Team Certification and Uploads Due Online Drop/Add Process Begins – Sept. 1
  • Employment Skills Virtual Components – Mid-late Sept.
  • Virtual Components – Early Oct.
    • Agricultural Communications
    • Agricultural Sales
    • Parliamentary Procedures
  • 96th National FFA Convention & Expo – Nov. 1-4