Competition Timeline

  • January 15 – Bonus points for early submission of the application
  • February 1 – Application Due
  • March 1 – Bonus points for early submission of Round 2 VIS Board
  • March 15 – Round 2 ViS Board Due
  • April 2 – Top 12 Applicants will be notified for attending the NAD conference
  • April 25 – Have financial plan ready (find sponsorship, grants, and/or donations)
  • April 30 – Book flight, lodging accommodation, NAD conference registration, and NAD membership, and all other necessary logistics
  • May 1 – Public Announcement of Top 12 Contestants
  • June 29 – July 3 – YAP Retreat at ASD Campus
  • July 3 – 7 – NAD Conference at Marriott Hartford Downtown