​​​Page update: 11/21/2017

Important 2018 Information​​                                                      

  • NO LEAP INTERVIEW during KYTSA State Conference

    • LEAP Resume HS & LEAP Response MS WILL be judged

  • KYTSA State Conference Information Letter​ - coming soon

  • State Conference Competition Info - coming soon

  • State Conference Minimum Dress Code Policy

  • Crowne Plaza Food Delivery Options

  • Monday from 9am-4pm Pendleton will be our luggage holding room. This room will not be supervised, but you are welcome to store luggage here until your hotel room is ready.


  • ​State Conference Agenda - coming soon

  • General Session Agenda - coming soon

  • Delegate Assembly Session Agenda - coming soon

  • Awards Ceremony Agenda - coming soon


Required Forms, Registrations, Submissions

  • KYTSA State Conference Registration - Closed

    • ​Student Registration - $tbd per student

    • Advisor Registration - $tbd per advisor if coordinating at least one event

    • Advisor Registration - $tbd per advisor if NOT coordinating at least one event

    • Chaperone Registration - $tbd per chaperone​

  • Voting Delegates Information - coming soon

  • Crowne Plaza Online Registration - coming soon

    • Call (502) 367-2251

      • ​Mention KY Technology Student Association to get group rate

      • ​​$113 plus 16.07% tax per night per room

      • If you pay by a state card or PO, you can subtract 6.57 % from the 16.07% taxes.

        • Must supply tax exempt letter from district
          (This info from the manager on duty at the Crowne Plaza)

    • ​Guaranteed rooms until March 22nd, 2018

    • If you are using the online registration system we suggest putting the school address, phone, and your email address for each student to streamline the process.

    • Rooms must be held with a credit card and can be cancelled up to 6pm on the day of arrival.

  • Medical Release Form - Fillable Word Format - Bring with you to conference registration

  • Code of Conduct - Bring with you to conference registration

  • Ribbon Request Form - Submit one form per chapter - coming soon​

  • State Officer Candidate Information

    • Tips for running for office

  • ​​KYTSA VEX Robotics Competition Registration

  • ​KYTSA Distinguished Leaders Scholarship - coming soon

    • ​Deadline March 15th, 2018​

  • ​Blyaw Addition/Amendment Submission Form - coming soon

    • ​Deadline February 23rd, 2018

2017 KYTSA State Conference Logistics

2018 KYTSA State Conference

April 23-25, 2018

Crowne Plaza Hotel - Louisville, KY

State Conference Scholarships and Prizes 

Johnson & Wales University
High School Competitions:

  • Webmaster
  • Engineering Design
  • Coding
  • Promotional Design
  • CAD Engineering

Scholarships will be in the following amounts: for each team member (if a team event)

1st place in each event: $1,000 per year renewable for four years = $4,000 total
2nd place in each event: $750 per year renewable for four years = $3,000 total
3rd place in each event: $500 per year renewable for four years = $2,000 total

Sullivan College of Technology and Design
High School Competitions:

  • Coding
  • CAD Architecture
  • CAD Engineering
  • Webmaster

Scholarships are awarded as follows:
First Place:
Second Place: $4,000
Third Place: $2,000

Chief Architect Software
Student Edition of Chief Architect 3D Residential Design Software to each of the top three State winners for HS CAD Architecture competition.
$95 value!

VEX Robotics
A special thanks to our partners at Bluegrass Educational Technologies LLC for providing
VEX Bucks to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place and the Excellence Award!! See Bluegrass Ed. Tech website for all your engineering and engineering technology program needs: https://bgtechlabs.com/.

Please note: both TSA State and National Dues must be paid in order to compete at the state event.

"​Learning to Lead in a Technical World"

​Regional        State        National 

​​Program Cover Competition - Closed

The theme this year is "Defining your Future." All student entries must be in color and include the TSA logo, date, and location of conference. Please observe all copyright laws for the reproduction of the cover. Entries must be submitted by March 26th. All artwork should be submitted to Mark Harrell at Mark.Harrell@education.ky.gov

National Anthem AuditionsAuditions Closed

This year, Kentucky TSA is looking for a member to sing and/or play the national anthem at the opening general session of the 2017 State Conference. Please format audition videos in a format that can be downloaded and viewed. Video submissions will be open starting February 1st through February 22nd. We will notify applicants of our selection for performer and alternate by February 29th.

Please email submissions to KY TSA President, Jared Manis at: 

In your email, please include your full name, video attachment or link to online video, and the name your high school and chapter advisor!