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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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Top Collegiate DECA Moments to Look Forward to in the New Year

January 1, 2022

Through DECA’s competitive event series, scholarship program and educational conferences, members will have many opportunities to maximize their success. Check out what we have in store for the months ahead!

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Life as a Collegiate DECA Executive Officer

December 13, 2021

The qualities needed to succeed as a DECA executive officer may vary from person to person. However, President Zac Spohn believes these are three of the most important.

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Congratulations to the Collegiate DECA 2021-2022 Stock Market Game Session 1 Top Competitors

December 6, 2021

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

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Announcing the Collegiate DECA 2021 Virtual Case Simulation Competition Winners

November 30, 2021

Nearly 90 Collegiate DECA members participated in the Collegiate DECA Virtual Case Simulation competition, sponsored by long-time DECA partner, Knowledge Matters. Congratulations to the top three performers!

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The Pumpkin DECA-rating Contest is Back for 2021

September 27, 2021

A favorite tradition of DECA members, the Pumpkin DECA-rating Contest is back for another year! It's time to pull on your favorite DECA hoodie, grab a pumpkin spice latte and pick out the perfect pumpkin for your masterpiece.

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The 2021-2022 Collegiate DECA Guide is Now Available

August 17, 2021

The Collegiate DECA Guide provides all the information you need to have a successful year. Explore our learning programs, check out this year’s calendar, learn about virtual challenges and access competitive event guidelines. With so many resources included, you will be ready to maximize the momentum of your chapter.

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DECA Announces the 2021-2022 Membership Theme: Maximize Your Momentum

May 6, 2021

Take your DECA membership to the fullest and get ready to Maximize Your Momentum in 2021-2022.

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Serving Up Leadership and Career Opportunities: Whataburger and DECA Inc. Announce Partnership

May 4, 2021

Whataburger and DECA will collaborate to promote career opportunities and career development programs for DECA members at both the high school and college levels.

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Meet the 2021-2022 Collegiate DECA Executive Officer Team

April 22, 2021

Congratulations to the newly-elected 2021-2022 Collegiate DECA Executive Officer Team! The team is excited to represent Collegiate DECA members around the globe as they begin work on their goals and objectives for the year ahead.

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Collegiate DECA 2020-2021 Stock Market Game Session 2 Top Competitors

April 22, 2021

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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DECA Honors Advisors for 40-45 Years of Service

April 20, 2021

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 Inc. Reaffirms Its Commitment to Continue to Stand against Racism, Hate and Bigotry of Any Kind.

April 13, 2021

In light of the ongoing violence and discrimination against the Asian American and Pacific Islander community, DECA Inc. reaffirms its commitment to continue to stand against racism, hate and bigotry of any kind.