NILA Leaders

NILA is Challenging!  |  NILA is Networking!  |  NILA is Empowering!


Please download your NILA Conference Briefing document by clicking a link below.

Undergraduates Click Here                         Graduates and Professionals Click Here


  • Learn about group dynamics, team building, goal setting and more
  • Experience hands-on activities to help you think "outside- the-box"
  • Meet over 200 Hispanic professionals, students, and corporate reps
  • Participate in case study projects that will challenge your mind and your body
  • Digest all the benefits available to you through SHPE & SHPE Foundation

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring NILA puts you and your company in a priceless, more intimate setting with SHPE's top talent! 2013 Brochure available.

SHPE Corporate Readiness Program

Become Corporate Ready! You will learn insights on how to do this directly from this unique Johnson & Johson led program.  Phase I is at NILA!

*Available to Undergraduate Attendees.



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  • Early Bird: May 1
  • Regular: Jun 1
  • Closes: Jun 14


  • Be a Paid & Approved SHPE Member (2013-2014)
  • Updated resume uploaded to OneSHPE (for students)
  • Chapter Board Member of Full Time Grad Student

Additional Notes:

  • Travel and lodging are provided by SHPE National
  • Bring your laptop (Recommended)
  • Technical problems? Contact JLIB_HTML_CLOAKING .

*Attendance is restricted to once every three years.


The National Institute for Leadership Advancement (NILA) is SHPE's premier leadership training program for chapter executive board members.

Since its inception in 1986, NILA has become an event widely anticipated by members and highly respected by corporate sponsors.

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