2018 National WIC Association Leadership Conference Attendees

NWA Leadership Conference Scholarship

2018 Leadership Conference – March 4-6, 2018

DEADLINE TO APPLY  – Wednesday December 6, 2017

The Wisconsin WIC Association will provide 2, $1,000.00 scholarships to help cover costs of the conference. There will also be 2 members of the WWA board attending this conference, so those of us from Wisconsin can connect, and participate together.

Application to apply for the scholarship must be submitted by Wednesday December 6, 2017

The conference will provide a forum to discuss Federal initiatives affecting the health and nutritional well-being of WIC mothers and young children. Also addressed at the conference will be WIC’s role as a preventative public health nutrition program, as well as effective management of WIC services. One goal for participants during the conference is to educate Washington policy makers on the role WIC plays, bringing the message from a local perspective, to policy makers.

For complete conference information (including the tentative agenda & hotel info) please see the NWA website.