UVA BLSA will cover the FULL COST of THREE (3) members trips to the NBLSA Convention held in Atlanta, GA on March 6-10, 2013. Please see the convention schedule HERE for more details. The BLSA members receiving a free trip will serve as UVA BLSA delegates and be selected by random drawing from a hat, which will be held on Friday January 25, 2013 at noon in the BLSA Office. All are welcome to attend the drawing, however attendance is not required in order to win the free trip to the NBLSA Convention. The last day to enter the Raffle is Thursday January 24, 2013.
Once selected you must claim your trip within one (1) day. Once you claim your trip to the NBLSA convention attendance is REQUIRED. Three (3) members will be selected and three (3) additional names will be drawn on January 25, 2013 and placed on a wait list in the order drawn. If any of the original three selected members turn down the trip they will be replaced by the wait listed members in the order that the wait listed members are drawn. Wait listed members will have ONE (1) day to accept the trip or else they will forfeit their trip to the next wait listed member.
*Should all the wait-listed members decline their trip, or not enough people enter the raffle the Vice President will select a BLSA member to attend the convention.
By submitting your name and signing this application you agree to attend every day of the NBLSA convention and fulfill your delegate duties. By signing this application you agree that should you cancel your trip for any reason after notifying UVA BLSA you will attend, you will be REQUIRED to pay: (1) the full price of the NBLSA registration fee ($150); (2) the cost of your lodging ($250); and (3) the cost of your flight and travel expenses ($400) totaling $800.
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