STATE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
Planning is underway for the Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference scheduled for March 27-28, 2023 in Rolla, Missouri. The onsite event will be held at Rolla High School again this year. For all details on fees and deadlines, please reference the Missouri HOSA 2022-2023 Calendar of Events.
The Missouri HOSA State Leadership Conference (SLC) Qualifier is a virtual event that will allow most competitors to complete Round 1 at their Local Chapter. This event is mandatory for all competitors, even if Round 1 is non-applicable. Registration for the SLC Qualifier will open on Friday, December 16, 2022 and will close on Sunday, January 15, 2023 at midnight. The Registration Fee for this event is $30.00 and will include online access to the virtual options during the live onsite event; a State Leadership Conference T-Shirt; and a State Leadership Conference Lapel Pin. Registration fees must be paid to Missouri HOSA, ATTN: Shelly Wehmeyer, 5th Floor, P.O. Box 480, Jefferson City, MO 65102. In order to register, a chapter must be in good standing and all members must be affiliated. Local Chapter Advisors will NOT need to register for the SLC Qualifier.
Online testing for the SLC Qualifier will be held on January 23-27, 2023. Testing policies and procedures are located below. The Tallo Deadline for all Round 1 events will be Sunday, January 15, 2023 by midnight. Round 1 results will be shared on February 1, 2023.
Registration for the onsite Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference will open on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 and will close on Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at midnight. The Registration Fee for this event is $50.00 and will include two meals onsite. Registration fees must be paid to Missouri HOSA, ATTN: Shelly Wehmeyer, 5th Floor, P.O. Box 480, Jefferson City, MO 65102. In order to register, participants will need to have met qualifications noted in the Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference Event Agenda. At least one (1) Local Chapter Advisor must be registered for the Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference.
All registered participants attending the Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference will need a Medical Liability Release and Code of Conduct form on file at their local chapter. In order to assure everyone completes this form, please require all HOSA local chapter members to submit this form to you with affiliation. All required documents can be found here.
The Missouri HOSA Chapter Assurance Form and Missouri HOSA Local Chapter Advisor Code of Conduct is due by March 1, 2023. These forms are the only documents needed at our office. Please send this form to Rachel Fisher at [email protected]. She may be reached at 573-751-7965.
Please see below for information regarding the State Leadership Conference.
The State Leadership Conference (SLC) Event Tentative Agenda with details is below.
You can find the Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference Recognition Event Guidelines and Deadlines below. Please pay close attention to deadlines and make sure that you, as the Local Chapter Advisor, approve all activities entered by members by the posted deadline.
Tallo will be utilized at the Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference Qualifier for the following Competitive Events:
- Used for project content in Community Awareness, Health Career Display (Secondary & PS/C Only), Health Career Photography, Health Education (Secondary & PS/C Only), Interviewing Skills*, Job Seeking Skills, Medical Innovation, Mental Health Promotion, MRC Partnership, Public Service Announcement, Researched Persuasive Writing and Speaking, and Research Poster.
IEP Competitive Events
IEP Competitive Events
Four (4) competitive events in the HOSA Competitive Event Program are designed for students classified with an IEP. The events are Interviewing Skills, Personal Care, Life Support Skills, and Speaking Skills. In order to participate in these four events, the competitor MUST be classified under the provision of the 2004 reauthorized Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Students classified under Section 504 are NOT eligible to compete in this event. See the document below for details if you have a competitor who will register for one of these competitive events.
Online testing for the SLC Qualifier will be held on January 23-27, 2023. Local Chapter Advisors must register a Proctor for their Local Chapter through the HOSA Management System no later than January 15, 2023 by midnight. Testing policies and procedures are located below.
Special Talent Request
Special Talent Request
You probably have HOSA members with special talents in your Chapter and Missouri HOSA is searching for them!
Missouri HOSA is recruiting singers and performers for the Opening General Session of the State Leadership Conference on March 27, 2023. Missouri HOSA is looking for talented singers and performers to participate by singing either the National Anthem or another patriotic or inspirational song of choice. If you are interested, please send a YouTube link to Missouri HOSA. The deadline for entries is February 15, 2023. If selected, the performer will sing/perform at the Opening General Session at the Missouri HOSA 2023 State Leadership Conference. You may email a link or questions to Rachel Fisher, Missouri HOSA State Staff, at [email protected]. In the subject line, please write “MISSOURI HOSA 2023 SLC SPECIAL TALENT” and then attach the YouTube link within the email. Please record both songs (National Anthem and Patriotic/Inspirational song of choice) if you wish to be considered for either opportunity. Be sure the HOSA member includes their full name, school, Local Chapter Advisor name, address and phone number.