Latest Conference Updates
2019 Summer Conference Scholarship Application is Live

The NCLGBA is excited to announce that the application period for the 2019 Summer Conference Scholarship Program is now open! The Association extends financial support … Read More

Pop-Up Conference Session Materials Now Online

On April 5, 2019, NCLGBA partnered with the Appalachian State University Local Government Alumni Association to host a Pop-Up Conference in Clemmons, … Read More

2019 Summer Conference Registration

Registration for the 2019 Summer Conference is open. If you need documentation of conference costs for travel pre-approval, check out this handy one-pager! 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).

If you are paying by check, 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. The deadline for registration is Sunday, June 9, 2019. Please e-mail Teresa Fulk or Christopher Williams and Paarth Mehta if you have any questions or concerns.


2019 Summer Conference Room Block is open!

The 2019 Summer Conference will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront, from July 10-12. The deadline to reserve a room at the group rate is Sunday, June 9, 2019.

Reservations may be made via:

Important Information on Deposit and Cancellations

A deposit of one night’s cost (including taxes) is due at the time of reservation. Cancellations must be received 72 hours prior to the hotel stay in order to be refunded the deposit.


NCLGBA Conference Scholarship

NCLGBA is now accepting applications for the 2018 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?
  • Do you have a willingness to help generate content for NCLGBA’s website for the next six months (minimum of 2 stories)?

If you answered yes to the above questions: The application is available here and is due Friday, May 10, 2019. Submission details are included on the application. Recipients will be notified by Friday, May 31, 2019.

Please help us get the word 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! Reach out to Michelle Daniels with any questions.


Certified Budget & Evaluation Officer Exams

Exams for Budget & Evaluation Officer Certification will be held during the conference. 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. If you would like to nominate a speaker or suggest a session topic, please email us.


Past Conference Presentations

Information and presentations from past conferences are available here.