​​Page update: 3/29/2017

Important 2017 Information​​                                                      



Required Forms, Registrations, Submissions

2017 State Conference

2018 KYTSA State Conference

Save the Date

April 23-25, 2018

Crowne Plaza Hotel - Louisville, KY

More information coming soon!

​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

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/.

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!

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

2017 KYTSA State Conference Logistics

"​Learning to Lead in a Technical World"

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Louisville, KY

April 24-26, 2017