For further information and questions regarding NILA registration please contact registration@shpe.org.


Location and Dates
  • Location: Albuquerque, NM
  • Wednesday August 2 – Sunday August 6, 2017

Important Deadlines
  • Travel Sponsorship Application Opens: April 15, 2017
  • Travel Sponsorship Application Closes: May 15, 2017
  • Registration Opens: May 1, 2017
  • Registration Closes: May 31, 2017

Requirements to Attend NILA
  • Be a Paid & Approved SHPE Member (2016-2017) and renew your (2017-2018) membership by July 1, 2017. Renew your membership here.
  • Be a Paid & Approved SHPE Chapter Board Member for the 2016-2017 membership year.
  • SHPE Chapter E-board members must update chapter E-board and Adviser (for student chapters) before NILA through SHPE Connect. For instructions, click here or email membership@shpe.org.
  • Students must upload a resume in SHPE Connect to begin registering.
  • Please Note! Attendance is restricted to once every 3 years.

Registration Fee
  • Student: $350
  • Professional: $400
  • Chapter Advisor: $400

Registration Includes
  • NILA Travel Stipend (see the Travel & Accommodations tab for more details)
    • $250 for students and advisors
    • $200 for professionals
  • Shared hotel accommodations (Arranged by SHPE)
    • Students will be housed (4) per room
    • Professionals will be housed (2) per room
  • Access to keynotes, workshops, and training materials
  • Three complete meals plus snacks throughout the day
    • (Wednesday Dinner – Saturday Dinner)
  • Closing ceremony