To encourage state spirit in a friendly manner. The Sprit Stick Award will be presented to the state that best demonstrates their excitement and dedication to NJHA. A state delegation is best reflected by their actions. At all times during the convention, attendees should reflect a positive image of NJHA. Most importantly delegations should be enthusiastic. Delegates from states should attend and be active at all events.


1. Good, clean fun.

2. Attend banquet functions, and other convention activities.


First place winner will receive a certificate along with a traveling plaque and a traveling trophy. The winning state will be responsible for the return of the plaque and trophy to the following year’s convention.

Entry Deadline

States are automatically entered by attending the convention.


Judged throughout the convention.

For additional information, consult the project chairperson: NJHA Officer Team