Michigan Middle Level BPA

State Leadership Conference

Third Annual Michigan BPA Middle Level Conference

Davenport University - W.A. Lettinga Campus
February 23, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Interested in Middle Level BPA? 

First Step: Register your chapter and students at bpa.org.
Receive your BPA Charter awarded by the national BPA headquarters.
$10.00 National dues required during registration.

Second Step: Complete your Michigan conference registration on the BPA Scheduler here and payment on the Conference Payment tab on this website.

Third Step: The Michigan Middle School State Advisor will contact you with your login information for BPA Scheduler. 
You may enter up to TWO competitions for each member, only one of which may be a team event.  
Open Events are unlimited and students are encouraged to take as many as they are able to schedule with the time allowed.
Students may be reigstered for events through the BPA Scheduler, which opens January 4, 2018.


Equipment Available

Davenport University will be providing computers and projectors that may be used for events. Students are encouraged to bring their presentation on a flash drive and e-mail themselves their presentation for back-up purposes.


Michigan Middle Level State Leadership Conference Fee

Per Chapter Advisor/Member: $28 - This is for full conference participation including: competitive events, meals and snacks, tours, awards and recognitions.

Chaperone/Guest: $14– Any non-advising adult.  This entitles the person to attend all conference functions including meals and snacks.


Suggested BPA Hotels for State Conference

Middle Level BPA has blocked off rooms at a discount rate at the following hotels:

Double Tree by Hilton
4747 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
(616) 957-0100
Link to book directly: http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/G/GRRAIDT-MBP-20170303/index.jhtml

Drury Inn & Suites Grand Rapids
5175 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
(616) 942-8511
Link to book directly: http://www.druryhotels.com/Reservations.aspx?corpid=327173


When contacting, please mention Middle Level BPA for the discount rate. If you want more information about other area hotels, please feel free to contact Ron Draayer.


 BPA National Qualification

Individuals who place at the Michigan State Leadership Conference will have the opportunity to compete at the National Leadship Conference in Dallas, TX. This great experience will be taking place from May 9-13, 2018. For more information on the National Leadership Conference, please click here.