National Career
Development Month

NCDA promotes career development through its annual celebration of National Career Development Month. Every November, career development professionals are encouraged to celebrate with career related activities. In particular, NCDA sponsors an annual Poetry and Poster Contest.

Announcing the 52nd Annual Poetry and Poster Contest!
"Leading the Way to a Future Full of Possibilities"

Every adult and student enrolled in public, private and parochial schools in states with participating NCDA state divisions is eligible. Contest divisions areas include:

  • Primary - grades K-2
  • Intermediate - grades 3-5
  • Middle - grades 6-8
  • Senior - grades 9-12
  • Adult Student - ages 18 and older, enrolled in school
  • Open Adult - ages 18 and older, not enrolled in school

Each entry should celebrate and inspire career development with a positive tone while emphasizing the national theme.

Download the 52nd Annual Poetry and Poster Contest brochure for
complete details and deadlines.

 

November 2017 is National Career Development Month

November 13-17, 2017 is National Career Development Week

November 15, 2017 is National Career Development Day


Congratulations to the winners of the
51st Annual Poetry and Poster Contest!
Click here to see the list of winners.



Questions? Contact Leann Morgan: NCDmonth@ncda.org


Listed below are the NCD Month State Contacts:

Each NCD Month entry must go through a state contest! If your state contact is not listed or your state is not participating in NCD Month, please contact NCDA Headquarters or e-mail the national chair for further instructions.

State contacts are invited to view the 2017 NCD Month Power Points on the Poetry & Poster Contest.

ALABAMA - Lynn Boyd

ALASKA- Deeta Lonergan

ARIZONA -

ARKANSAS - Dawn Roy

CALIFORNIA - Markell Morris

COLORADO - Amanda M. White

CONNECTICUT - Michael Shavel

DELAWARE - Victor Massaglia

FLORIDA - Aida Varela

GEORGIA - Tavonda Hudson

HAWAII-

IDAHO - Ella Johnson

ILLINOIS -

INDIANA -

IOWA -

KANSAS -

KENTUCKY -

LOUISIANA - Lisa Hibner

MAINE - Bryan Murphy and Holly Smevog

MARYLAND - Safiya Stewart-Sagoua

MASSACHUSETTS - Edward Colozzi

MICHIGAN - Mary Engelhardt

MINNESOTA - Denise Felder

MISSISSIPPI - Leigh E. Bartlett

MISSOURI - Catherine Nkonge

MONTANA- 

NEBRASKA-

NEVADA-

NEW HAMPSHIRE-

NEW JERSEY - Robert Bullard and Jennie Vila

NEW MEXICO- Autumn Collins

NEW YORK - Heather Robertson

NORTH CAROLINA-  Monica White and Christopher Hegg

NORTH DAKOTA - Alison Orgaard

OHIO - Meagan Kittrick

OKLAHOMA- Sandy Babcock

OREGON - Joseph Hernandez

PENNSYLVANIA- Colleen Tortorella

RHODE ISLAND - Audra Lavoie

SOUTH CAROLINA- Thommi Lawson

SOUTH DAKOTA-

TENNESSEE - Erin Bennett

TEXAS- Terri Howe

UTAH- Melanie Steimle

VERMONT-

VIRGINIA - John Harrichand

WASHINGTON-

WASHINGTON-PUGET SOUND- Jill Walser

WEST VIRGINIA-

WISCONSIN - John Pritchett

WYOMING -

Poster Contest Winning Entries