Information for BPA State Leadership Conference



Time & Location

The 2013 Michigan BPA State Leadership Conference will take place March 21-24, 2013 in the Amway Grand Hotel, Grand Rapids, MI. 

We will leave from Huron High School on Thursday, March 21 at 1:00 p.m. and will return on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.


Important Forms

Please make sure you turn in the following forms as soon as possible or you will not be able to participate in the State Conference:

  • States Contract Form
  • States Permission Slip Form
  • Medical Treatment Authorization Form
  • States Liability Form

Please also make sure you turn in the Nationals Contract Form.  All forms can be found here.


Dress Code

Dress codes for the State Leadership Conference can be found here and must be strictly followed.  Points will be deducted from your score if you fail to follow the dress code at all times.


What to Bring

In addition to essential items for a weekend away from home, please bring extra money for food.  Other than the banquet on Saturday night, dinner will not be provided.  There are numerous restaurants near the Amway Grand Hotel for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

It is recommended that you bring your homework with you.  Despite all of the activities available besides your events at the State Leadership Conference, you will have free time on your hands.

In addition, the Amway Grand Hotel features an indoor pool.  If you would like to swim, please bring necessary and appropriate items.  Students are allowed in the swimming pool with an advisor chaperone.

Please double check to make sure you're packed the night before we leave (Wednesday night)!


See you at States!

Contact Information:
Diane Stocker-Bendersky - BPA Advisor
Phone: (734) 994-2092