Running for State Officer

Want to be on the 2023-2024 State Officer Team?

Officer Guidelines and Application Form

Submit Application forms here

What are the requirements to apply?

  • To apply for candidacy, you must: Schools:
  • Be a member of TAFE the year preceding their nomination and attend the annual state conference the year preceding their nomination 
  • Candidate schools for state office must have served as a area officer school within 5 years of running for state office.
  • Select an Officer Representative Candidate
  • All applications and all supporting materials must be submitted online by January 13, 2023.

Officer Representative

  • Be a member in good standing of the Texas Association of Future Educators
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a non-weighted scale
  • Be a high school sophomore or junior at the time of application
  • Must be in good disciplinary standing

How does the application process work?

  • This application is for state officer school position. This means it is an application to be selected as a candidate school for one of the four (4) state officer positions: president school, vice-president school, secretary school, and historian school.
  • Only one application will be accepted per chapter.
  • The TAFE Credentials Committee will review all applications to determine the slate of candidates eligible to run for state office.
  • The officer role in which the school will serve will be based on the election results.