National Rural Institute

Final Scholarship deadline Saturday, April 30, 2016 - funding not guaranteed

Early registration discount ends Sunday, May 15, 2016



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)
  • Illinois Institute for Addiction Recovery
  • Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling

Save the Date:

2017 National Rural Institute:
Sunday, June 11 -
Thursday, June 15, 2017

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Sunday, June 12, - Thursday, June 16, 2016

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.

New for 2016!

You asked and we made it happen! The 2016 Institute will have both a 4 and 5-day schedule option to meet the needs of as many attendees as possible. The registration rates remain the same for both schedules. The CEU totals below reflect the Institute attendance only and does not include any additional CEU's that may be earned by attending a pre-conference session. The Institute registration fee is all inclusive (lodging, meals, instruction and scheduled activities) except where indicated. See the Program Schedule and Registration pages for more information.

Sunday-Wednesday schedule:
2.2 CEU's (22 hours)

Sunday-Thursday schedule:
2.5 CEU's (25 hours)

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Contact Information

Professional Education Programs
and Services

221 10th Avenue E
Menomonie, WI 54751

Phone: 715.232.2793
Fax: 715.232.3385