NBEA Membership Benefits

NBEA Scholarship Program

Are you or any of your colleagues in a post baccalaureate or graduate level program?  Scholarships are available!

Each year, NBEA awards two $1,000 scholarships to members pursuing continuing education or graduate study in business education.  The scholarships will recognize and support educators who have given evidence of leadership and scholarship potential in the field of business education.  To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be enrolled in a college or university post baccalaureate or graduate-level program and submit proof of enrollment.
  • Be enrolled in a business education program and/or other related areas in business
  • Submit proof of completion of at least two graduate courses (six semester hours)
  • Submit a one-page letter.  Letter criteria is identified on the application form
  • Submit a current resume
  • Submit two letters of recommendation
  • Be currently teaching and plan to continue to teach in the field of business education
  • Be a current professional NBEA member with a minimum of one full year of NBEA membership

Applications are due to the NBEA office by December 1, 2011 and winners will be presented their scholarships at the annual NBEA convention.

The complete application document and criteria can be downloaded at http://www.nbea.org/newsite/opportunities/scholarships.html

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National Business Education Association

  • Enhance YOUR Professional Growth and Development

  • Unifying the Voices of Business Educators

  • Expand YOUR Professional Network

  • Strengthen the Image of the Business Educator

  • Membership Categories

    • Professional: $75

    • Professional/ISBE: $105

Receive Exclusive Member Benefits and Services

  • Publications including Business Education Forum journal, Keying In newsletter,, and the NBEA Yearbook

  • Savings on professional publication, curriculum standards, education resources, and items

  • Automatic membership in your regional association, NCBEA, which will provide newsletters and additional networking opportunities

  • Special registration rates at national and regional conventions

  • Linkages to business and industry

  • Active legislative advocacy program

  • Access to NBEA’s Online Jobs Forum

  • Opportunity to join the International Society for Business Education (ISBE)

  • Protection from the high cost of lawsuits by $250,000 professional liability insurance

  • The opportunity to subscribe to low-cost life, health, and automobile insurance plans

  • Access to financial services

You can join Online at www.nbea.org