NC SHAPE is now accepting proposals for the 2021 Annual Convention, which is set to be held October 31 - November 2, 2021, at the Benton Convention Center in Winston-Salem, NC.

Please Note: Currently, we are proceeding with an in-person situation for this event. However, there is a 50-50% likelihood that we may need to switch to a virtual or hybrid model. For this reason, we are requesting all individuals who are interested in presenting to be ready to submit a pre-made video presentation of 40-45 minutes.

The deadline for all convention proposals is May 1, 2021.

You will be asked to log in or register to submit a proposal. If you are a current member of NC SHAPE click login. If you are not a member click register, this will register you as a guest user for free.

Submissions Page

2021 North Carolina Sport Management Coalition Call for Proposals

Jan 15, 2021 - Sep 30, 2021

Proposals submitted here are Sport Management related. 


Proposal Instructions

  • Please follow word count limits, any words going over will be DELETED.

  • Type title and session description as you would like it to appear in program.

  • For session description, focus on attendee benefit, intended audience, purpose, relevance, and importance.

  • Logging information:

    Members- login to your account, once you login click "New Submission". 

    Non-Members- click at the bottom "register" this is free. 

Very Important Reminder! Lead Presenter must contact each speaker to confirm his/her equipment needs prior to submitting this form.


  • Only the lead presenter will be notified of the proposal's acceptance or rejection.

  • The lead presenter is responsible for notifying the other participants of the program's status. This includes notifying the participants of the date and time of the presentation.

All persons listed on this submission form MUST agree to the following:

  • All persons selected to present at the NC SHAPE Convention are responsible for their own expenses to the convention, including registration, travel, and hotel.

  • All speakers are required to register.

  • All speakers must be available to present at any time during the convention.

Submission Deadline: May 1st of each year.