Emerging Leader Honor Award

Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA)

The DECA Emerging Leader Honor Award is given to graduating DECA members studying marketing, finance, hospitality and management for being an academically prepared, community oriented, professionally responsible, experienced leader through participation in DECA.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    College senior students.
  • Minimum GPA:
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Character Traits:
    Academically prepared, community oriented, professionally responsible, experienced leader
  • Major/Career:
    Studying Marketing, Business Management & Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Hospitality and Tourism
  • Organization:
    Be a DECA member at the local, chartered association and DECA Inc. levels
  • Miscellaneous:
    Participate in at least three of the areas listed under Community Oriented, Professionally Responsible and Experienced Leader
  • Other Benefits:
    An Honor Award certificate will be mailed directly to the local advisor with suggestions for appropriate presentation and recognition. Recognition from DECA Inc. will only be provided on

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Other Materials:
    An application fee of $5.00 and signed application signature page must be postmarked to DECA Inc. no later than January 30, 2017.DECA Emerging Leader Honor AwardDECA Inc.1908 Association DriveReston, VA 20191-1594

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