CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Blacks In Government

2019 National Training Institute Workshop Committee


The Blacks In Government (BIG) 2019 Annual National Training Institute (NTI) is in Dallas, TX, 5-8 August 2019. Once again, the NTI will feature workshops, special enhancement programs, and unlimited networking opportunities. The 2019 NTI Workshop Committee is seeking proposals that reflect the best thinking in the professions based on research and practice. The committee invites proposals that include innovative and cutting-edge content and foster discussion and student

  1. The intent is to have a diverse array of presenters and topics.
  2. The registration fee is waived for presenters.
  3. BIG *does* *not *pay travel or lodging for presenters.
  4. BIG provides standard audio/visual (A/V) equipment: podium with microphone, LCD projector, and easel with flip chart
  5. Each workshop will be 1 hour and 45 minutes.
  6. Go to  and complete the electronic workshop application by “May 15, 2019”. Late and incomplete submissions will not move forward for consideration.


If you have any questions, contact Dr. Vera McKethan at or 334-312-1275. For “technical issues” with the electronic application, contact Ms. Tonika Prince at the workshop email address.