Community Service Awards

The Community Service Awards recognizes members with extraordinary commitment to community service. It has three levels:

  • CSA Community (50 hours)
  • CSA Service (200 hours)
  • CSA Achievement (500 hours)

Hours for the CSA are cumulative and build throughout a student's FBLA career.

Award winners at all levels will be recognized at the State Leadership Conference. The Community and Service award winners will receive an online certificate of recognition, to be printed when an entry is submitted by the adviser. The CSA Achievement award winners will be awarded a pin at the National Leadership Conference.


  • State Deadline for all levels: March 1
  • National deadline for Community and Service levels: March 1
  • National deadline for Achievement level: April 30

How to submit: The chapter adviser must register the student for the Community Service Awards at An email will be sent to the adviser containing the student's login credentials. The student can then log in at When a student logs hours equal to the requirements for a CSA Award, the adviser will login to the adviser area of the CSA, review the student's hours and will find a link to submit the award.

Note: Students may continue logging hours after the submission deadline, but the award levels reached may not be submitted until August 1 of the next school year once submission closes for the current school year.