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Download the 2022-2023 DECA Guide

July 1, 2022

The DECA Guide provides all the information you need to have a successful year. Explore our learning programs, check out this year’s calendar, access competitive event guidelines and so much more!

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Congratulations to the Members Earning DECA's School-based Enterprise Individual Certification

June 10, 2022

Congratulations to the members who have earned individual certification through DECA's School-based Enterprise (SBE) Individual Certification Exam!

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DECA Announces the 2022-2023 Virtual Business Challenge Curriculum Grant Winners

May 9, 2022

Congratulations to the following chapters selected to receive the VBC-DECA Hotel Challenge Curriculum Grant provided by the J. Willard & Alice S. Marriott Foundation.

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DECA Earns Two Gold Circle Awards for Excellence in Association Communications from ASAE

May 2, 2022

DECA Inc. earned recognition by ASAE with a 2022 Gold Circle Award in two categories: E-Magazine and Video. The Gold Circle Awards competition is the premier association marketing, membership, and communications award.

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Thank You to DECA's 2021-2022 Advisors

May 2, 2022

It’s one of our favorite times of the year… Teacher Appreciation Week! From May 2-6, 2022, join us in celebrating the 5,300 DECA advisors who have worked to prepare emerging leaders and entrepreneurs during the 2021-2022 academic year.

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DECA Announces the 2022-2023 Membership Theme: Get the Edge

April 26, 2022

In 2022-2023, DECA challenges you to get the edge. Whether in competition, college applications or your career search, DECA gives you an unmistakable competitive advantage to stand out and be a cut above the rest.

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Army ROTC Awards Over $700,000 in Scholarships to DECA Members

April 26, 2022

Five DECA members are the recipients of over $700,000 in total scholarships from the Army ROTC.

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DECA Inc. Honors 2020-2022 Outstanding Service Award Recipients

April 26, 2022

DECA Inc. congratulates three recipients of the Outstanding Service Award, one of DECA’s most prestigious recognitions.

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DECA Honors Advisors for 40-55 Years of Service

April 26, 2022

The DECA Inc. Years of Service Award is presented to individuals who have shown outstanding and continued service to the organization and its mission. Thank you to these long-time advisors who have reached new milestones of service to DECA's members.

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Meet the 2022-2023 DECA Executive Officer Team

April 26, 2022

Congratulations to the newly-elected 2022-2023 DECA Executive Officer Team! The team is excited to represent DECA members around the globe as they begin work on their goals and objectives for the year ahead.

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DECA Honors 2021-2022 Top Leaders, Advisors, Chapters and Associations

April 25, 2022

DECA is proud to announce the chapters, associations and individuals who have earned high honors for serving an exceptional number of members, advisors, alumni and business partners.

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2021-2022 IMPACT Program Winners Announced

April 25, 2022

The 2021-2022 IMPACT Program awards were presented during the Chartered Association Officer Luncheon at the International Career Development Conference in Atlanta.

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DECA Earns Two Gold Circle Awards for Excellence in Association Communications from ASAE

May 2, 2022

DECA Inc. earned recognition by ASAE with a 2022 Gold Circle Award in two categories: E-Magazine and Video. The Gold Circle Awards competition is the premier association marketing, membership, and communications award.

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DECA Announces the 2022-2023 Membership Theme: Get the Edge

April 26, 2022

In 2022-2023, DECA challenges you to get the edge. Whether in competition, college applications or your career search, DECA gives you an unmistakable competitive advantage to stand out and be a cut above the rest.

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DECA Inc. Honors 2020-2022 Outstanding Service Award Recipients

April 26, 2022

DECA Inc. congratulates three recipients of the Outstanding Service Award, one of DECA’s most prestigious recognitions.

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DECA Honors Advisors for 40-55 Years of Service

April 26, 2022

The DECA Inc. Years of Service Award is presented to individuals who have shown outstanding and continued service to the organization and its mission. Thank you to these long-time advisors who have reached new milestones of service to DECA's members.

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DECA Recognizes 2020-2022 Honorary Life Award Recipients

April 23, 2022

Honorary Life Membership is the highest award DECA can bestow on an individual. DECA is pleased to present four recipients of this distinctive and deserving fellowship.

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Collegiate DECA 2021-2022 Stock Market Game Session 2 Top Competitors

April 18, 2022

DECA congratulates the following top-ranking individuals and teams who participated in the second session of the Collegiate DECA Stock Market Game.

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Collegiate DECA Celebrates the Top 10 Chapters at ICDC

April 10, 2022

Collegiate DECA is excited to announce the top 10 membership chapters for the 2021-2022 academic year that received recognition during Collegiate DECA's International Career Development Conference in Baltimore, MD.

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Collegiate DECA Honors Advisors for Years of Service

April 10, 2022

The DECA Inc. Years of Service Award is presented to individuals who have shown outstanding and continued service to the organization and its mission. Thank you to these long-time advisors for their years of service to Collegiate DECA.

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Congratulations to DECA's 2021-2022 Scholarship Recipients

March 22, 2022

DECA is pleased to announce the 2021-2022 scholarship recipients. Each year, DECA and its corporate partners award over $200,000 in scholarships to DECA members. Congratulations to this year’s recipients!

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Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Leadership Passport Recipients

March 1, 2022

Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Collegiate DECA Leadership Passport Program recipients!

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Tips for Executive Officer Candidacy

February 10, 2022

Running for Collegiate DECA Executive Office can be an intimidating task. Here are a few tips to ensure your campaign is successful.

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Positioning for the Future: DECA's 2020-2021 Impact

February 1, 2022

As nearly everyone has proclaimed, 2020-2021 was a year unlike any other. While it significantly changed the member experience, it was also a period of significant innovation that would position our organization even better for the future.