National Rural Institute

The 2018 website is under construction and will be launching very soon!. The Registration, Scholarship Application, and Exhibitor/Sponsor forms will be available approximately Jan. 23, 2018, when the new website goes live. We apologize for any inconvenience and please check back at the end of January.  

Co-sponsored by:

  • National Rural Alcohol and Drug Abuse Network,Inc. (NRADAN)
  • Scaife Family Foundation
  • Cenpatico/Centene Corporation
  • SAMHSA: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
  • Green Bay Packers
  • Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling


Save the Date:

2019 National Rural Institute:
Sunday, June 23-
Thursday, June 27, 2019

Mark Your Calendars!

Sunday, June 10, - Thursday, June 14, 2018

NRI Landscape


This unique rural alcohol and drug abuse conference provides participants the opportunity to personally interact with other rural alcohol and drug abuse professionals, federal agency representatives and nationally known Institute faculty and resource individuals while accessing the latest in evidence-based practices for the improvement of rural services. Key resource professionals from throughout the U.S. will present intensive study tracks and special topics on current, innovative and emerging topics.

The standard registration fee is all-inclusive of:

  • On-campus lodging, double occupancy (single occupancy rooms available for additional fee)

  • On-campus meals : 4 Breakfast, 3 Lunch, 4 Dinner

  • Breaks and Reception

  • All Session instruction (excluding preconference sessions)

  • All scheduled conference activities

Contact Information

Professional Education Programs
and Services

221 10th Avenue E
Menomonie, WI 54751

Phone: 715.232.2793
Fax: 715.232.3385