The application for state office consists of four (4) documents, an electronic photo, and a short biographical statement.
The documents required are:
Certification of Good Academic Standing
A Statement of Experience and Intent for GANS Office
A Candidate Information sheet
Dean/Advisor Recommendation Form
Applicants must submit an electronic photo.
Applicants must also submit a short biographical paragraph (200 words) outlining their experience, qualifications, and reasons they are running for office (platform) for inclusion in the Delegate Booklet.
In order to apply for pre-slating by the NEC, please submit this application in it entirety by: September 1, at midnight.
If you do not submit your application for pre-slating, you may still be nominated for office from the floor of the House of Delegates during convention. However, you will still be required to complete and submit the entire application prior to nomination.
Your entire application will be available for review by all delegates at a designated location throughout the elections process at convention.
Prior to submitting an application for state office, please review the Chapter Resource Booklet section of Running for state office. Please be sure to take note of the description of duties of each office, as well as the suggested questions for candidates for office. You will then choose the top three positions that you feel best fits you and rank them in order of priority on the application prior to submission to the NEC. If you choose to run for office, the questions listed on these pages are examples of the kinds of questions you may be asked by delegates during the Candidates’ Forum at convention.