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NCPA Deadline Extended for NCPA 2010-2011 Executive Residency in Association Management

Interested in an Executive Residency in Association Management? The NCPA Executive Residency in Association Management application deadline has been extended to Friday, March 26, 2010.

As a new pharmacy school graduate, you will be prepared for an exciting career in the profession of pharmacy, but the NCPA Executive Residency in Association Management is a springboard into a career of association work that will provide you with distinction as a future leader in the health care field. As a resident, you will work on short and long-term projects developed to gain an understanding of the different departments in NCPA, including the management institute, government affairs, conventions and meetings, communications, student affairs, and the executive office.

To learn more about the program, please contact Caity Frail at or (703) 600-1182. Applications must be postmarked by Friday, March 26, 2010.

Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition

If you have not started working on your business plan, it's not too late! The Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition helps young pharmacy entrepreneurs develop the blueprint necessary for buying an existing independent community pharmacy or developing a new pharmacy. You could also win a trip to the 2010 NCPA Annual Convention in Philadelphia, PA and the 2011 Multiple Locations Conference in Palm Springs, CA!

Please visit the Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Business Plan Competition section on the NCPA website for application, sample business plan, and details of the competition, or for questions, contact Afton Yurkon, Associate Director of Student Affairs, at The deadline for business plan entries is May 1, 2010.

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NCPA Outstanding Member of the Year Award

Nomination for NCPA Outstanding Member of the Year Award deadline is March 1, 2010. Please submit one recipient from your chapter to receive this award. Each active NCPA student chapter can nominate one member for this award. This individual must be an active member of NCPA who has contributed to the continued success of their NCPA student chapter. Each recipient will receive a plaque from the NCPA Foundation in recognition of this award. The application is available for download.

Interested in Government Affairs? Sign Up to Receive Legislative Action Alerts!

Pharmacy students and pharmacists can promote our issues to policymakers by using the NCPA Legislative Action Center. We need your help now more than ever! Sign up for regular action alerts that provide updates and requests for you to contact your member of Congress on issues of importance. Put a local face on national issues. Ensure your representatives in Washington, DC understand the important role that you play in health care delivery to the community.

Have You Renewed Your Dues?

It's not too late! Visit the NPCA website to take advantage of a multitude of student member benefits such as scholarships and student loans, leadership opportunities, reduced meeting registration, the NCPA Summer Internship, Executive Residency, and Elective Experiential Rotations, and more!!! Visit today to renew your dues and obtain a wide array of opportunities to broaden and enrich your educational experience, gain valuable and real world skills and have fun in the process!

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February 19, 2010

Dates & Deadlines

March 1, 2010
Chapter Outstanding Member of the Year Award Deadline

March 15, 2010
Political Advocacy Challenge Deadline

MTM/Wellness Challenge Deadline

March 26, 2010
Executive Residency Application Deadline

May 1, 2010
Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Business Plan Competition Entry Deadline

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