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Jack Vogt Award Nominations for 2017

Dear Local Government Budget Professionals: I’m writing to announce and encourage nominations for the 2017 A. John “Jack” Vogt Award for Outstanding … Read More

2017 Winter Conference: Washington Duke – Coming soon so register now!

2017 Winter Conference: Washington Duke Inn – Durham, NC The 2017 NCLGBA Winter Conference is a little over two months away! We … Read More

2017 Winter Conference Highlights

The 2017 NCLGBA Winter Conference will be December 13-15, 2017 at the Washington Duke Inn in Durham, NC. The room block is open now, and conference registration will open soon. More information will be provided here as it becomes available.


2017 Winter Conference Registration

Registration for the 2017 WinterConference is open. The following links will direct you to online conference registration forms:

Pay by Credit Card

Pay by Check

Please note that  every attendee needs to fill out a registration form individually.

After you complete the form, a copy of your registration should be e-mailed to you (check your spam filters); please include the e-mailed registration form with your check when you mail it to our Treasurer, Teresa Fulk, Carteret County Finance, 302 Courthouse Square, Beaufort, NC 28516. Please be sure you highlight the new remit to address when you submit the check request to your A/P department. Feel free to e-mail Teresa ( or Michelle Daniels ( if you have any questions or concerns.


2017 Winter Conference Room Block is open!

The 2017 Winter Conference will be held at the Washington Duke Inn in Durham, NC. The room block is now open and you can make reservations through the following link N.C. Local Gov’t Budget Association or by contacting the hotel at (919) 490-0999 and mentioning the N.C. Local Gov’t Budget Association (Group ID: 554597) guest room block. The cutoff for the room block is Sunday, November 28, 2017.


NCLGBA Conference Scholarship

The NCLGBA Conference Scholarship is oriented towards students and/or new budget professionals attending a NCLGBA conference for the first time. Recipients receive full registration and hotel accommodations for the conference. More information on applying will be provided

NCLGBA is now accepting applications for the 2017 Winter Conference Scholarship

Should You apply?
– Do you have an interest in a career in North Carolina local government budgeting?
– Are you an active Master’s level student in good standing OR someone who has never attended a NCLGBA conference?
– If you are a student, are you within two years of completing a Master’s degree as of Fall 2017?

If you answered yes to the above questions: The application is available here and is due Friday, October 27, 2017. Submission details are included on the application. Recipients will be notified by Friday, November 17.

Please help us get the word out out to any MPA student(s) and/or first time attendees you may know, and please apply yourself if you haven’t attended a conference before!—>


Certified Budget & Evaluation Officer Exams

Exams for Budget & Evaluation Officer Certification will be held during the conferences. More details will be provided closer to the conference.


Accepting Speaker Nominations for Future Conferences

A great conference depends on the great ideas and help of our conference planning committee. NCLGBA volunteers relevant topics, scheduling interesting and innovative speakers, and facilitating sessions during the conference. This is a chance to serve in a leadership role with the NCLGBA, contribute to an important professional development opportunity, and network with other local government professionals.


Past Conference Presentations

Information and presentations from past conferences are available here.