AAUW National Election
It’s time to comment on and propose changes to the bylaws and Public Policy Program.
Welcome to the 2015 AAUW National Election web page. Here you’ll find all the information you need to comment on or propose bylaws amendments, Public Policy Program changes, and resolutions. You can also nominate yourself to run for AAUW national office! And check back soon for candidate bios, details on how to throw a voting party for your branch, and — next June — the election results. It’s your AAUW, so make your voice count.
Respectful debate is a hallmark of AAUW’s storied history. Your proposals and comments help keep AAUW moving in the right direction.
AAUW’s dynamic Public Policy Program drives our efforts at the national, state, and local levels. Share your thoughts!
Dedicated member leaders are the foundation on which AAUW was built and continue to be our greatest strength. Make your mark in AAUW history and run for the board!
Have an idea about something not covered in the bylaws? That’s what resolutions are for. Find out more.
2015 National Election Dates
|October 1, 2014||Comment period opens online for members to propose amendments to the AAUW Bylaws, suggest changes to the Public Policy Program, and propose resolutions|
|November 1, 2014||Deadline for candidate applications|
|December 5, 2014||Deadline for bylaws proposals and resolutions and for Proposed Public Policy Program revisions or proposals by members|
|January 29, 2015||Candidate profiles posted to website|
|Mid-March 2015||Voter PIN mailed to members with the Spring/Summer AAUW Outlook; final slate of candidates, bylaws proposals, and resolutions published in the Spring/Summer AAUW Outlook|
|April 1, 2015||Opening date to request paper ballot; voter PIN e-mailed to members|
|April 15, 2015||Voting begins online|
|May 8, 2015||Deadline for AAUW to receive request for paper ballot|
|May 26, 2015||Deadline for mailing paper ballot; ballots must be postmarked by 11:59 p.m. to be counted|
|June 18-21, 2015||AAUW National Convention, San Diego|
|June 19, 2015||Online voting ends at 9 p.m. PDT|
Questions about the application, election, or nomination process? Read the national election FAQ.