Help shape the conversation at the BOOST Conference. We are accepting creative and diverse workshop proposals that highlight the latest innovative ideas and educational trends, research, promising practices, and high-quality programming and activities to support our global community of in and out-of-school time educators. 

Please click on the image below to submit a proposal. The deadline to submit a workshop proposal is October 31st, at 5PM PST. Any proposals received after this date will be placed on a waiting list. A Gmail account is required. If you have any questions regarding RFPs, please send inquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information on what you will need prior to submitting a proposal, click here

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NOTE: The RFP application is ONLY for BOOST Conference workshops. We do not publically solicit Keynote or Pre-Conference Academies applications through an RFP process. Please click on the links below to apply for additional learning opportunities. 

BOOST Live Podcast Lounge
Inspiration Station workshops 
Meet the Authors 

Exhibitor Showcase and Camp Inspire workshops are sponsored learning opportunities and content applications will be sent directly to the sponsors upon purchase.  

Below is a list of activities/services/support and programs out-of-school time educators provide or partner with to support the children, youth, families, and communities they serve. 

21st Century Learning
Alcohol, Tobacco, & Other Drug Prevention Programs
Arts & Culture
Before & After School Programs
Blended Learning
Character Education
Charter Schools
Child Advocates
Community-Based Organizations
Community Empowerment & Justice
Community Schools
Creative Youth Development
Curriculum & Academic Support Programs
Education Technology
Faith-Based Organizations
Family Support Services
Foster Youth
Gang & Violence Prevention
Gender & Culturally Responsive Programs
Global Learning
Grantors & Donors
Health Care
Healthy Behaviors
Higher Education
Homeless & Runaway Youth
Jobs, Internships & Career Programs
Juvenile Diversion
Law Enforcement

and more!

Librarians & Library Science
Local Business
Mental Health Practitioners
Mentoring Programs
Military Programs
Organized Sports Leagues
OST Intermediary & City-Wide Systems
Parent & Teacher Organizations
Parks & Recreation
Philanthropic Foundations
Probation Department
Project-Based Learning
Researchers & Evaluators
ROP - Regional Occupational Programs
Safe Schools
School Administration
School Age Care & Child Care Programs
School Boards
School Counselors
Service Clubs
Service Learning Volunteer Programs
SEL - Social Emotional Learning
Social Workers
Special Education
Summer Programs
Youth-Led Participatory Action Research

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We support Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High School, and Higher Ed educators that serve in the following job role(s) and responsibilities: 

Upper-level Administration (e.g., manage an organization, manage a budget, fundraise, and/or work with a governing board) 

Mid-level Administration (e.g., manage/ direct one or more program sites) 

Capacity Building (e.g., provide professional development, provide technical assistance, monitor programs, evaluate programs, and/or conduct research) 

Direct Service (e.g., work directly with children/youth)

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Do you have any questions about submitting an RFP? Please contact:

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Program Coordinator  
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