CAPABA is excited to offer up to two (2) stipends of $1,000 each for first-time attendees to the NAPABA Convention! Interested applicants should also have been in practice for five (5) years or less and have sought funding to attend the Convention from other sources, such as an employer. Applications will be reviewed by the CAPABA Board, and the stipend(s) will be awarded at the Board’s discretion. The stipend will be paid via check disbursed after the Convention has concluded and attendance at the Convention is confirmed. Interested applicants should submit a resume and brief statement of interest that includes: (i) interest in attending the Convention; (ii) description of past and/or expected contribution to CAPABA; (iii) statement of first time attendance to the Convention; and (iv) the applicant’s statement that funding to attend the Convention was sought from other sources but such request was declined. Please submit applications to email@example.com by Monday, Aug. 20, 5PM EST.
Registration for the 2018 NAPABA Convention, Nov. 8-11, 2018, Sheraton Grand Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, is now open. Early Bird rates expire August 24, 11:59PM CDT.
Applications are being accepted for the 2018-2020 NAPABA NE Regional Governor and 2018-2019 NAPABA NE Regional Governor Alternate. If you are interested in either or both positions, please submit your candidate statement and any supporting documents to Victor Diune, firstname.lastname@example.org, and Rahat Babar, email@example.com, by Friday, Aug. 24, 11:59 PM EST.
CAPABA is now accepting nominations for officer positions and seats on the Board of Directors. The open officer positions for the 2018-2019 bar year are:
3. Vice President
4. Vice President of Communications
5. Vice President of Content and Marketing
In addition to these positions, 13 seats on the Board of Directors are open as well.
If you would like to nominate a member, or would like to nominate yourself, please send an email with (1) the name of the nominee, (2) the officer or Board position of interest and (3) a brief statement of the nominee’s background and interest to: firstname.lastname@example.org
*** If you are nominating another member, please determine his or her interest prior to nominating. Upon confirmation of the nominee’s interest, please have him or her submit a brief statement of interest
CAPABA’s elections will take place on September 20, 2018, and the results will be announced on September 21, 2018. If you have any questions about the nominations process, please email your inquiries email@example.com