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Recruit election judges


Election judges are backbone of our democracy, and we need your help in recruiting new people to apply!

Customize our template toolkit materials below to encourage those in your networks to become election judges or student election judge trainees.

Learn more about becoming an election judge

 

When to recruit

While there is no deadline, we encourage applicants to apply in March and April before a major state election.

 

Employers

  • Sample Email
    Customize this internal email to encourage employees to serve as election judges.
  • Social Media Graphics
    Download a graphic for recruiting among your specific audience and use in email, on your website, and on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Right-click and choose “Save As…” or Alt-click (Windows) or Option-click (Mac) to save these images to your computer. 

 

High schools

  • Sample Email
    Customize the email for your school’s communications to encourage students to serve as election judge trainees.

  • Sample Website and Newsletter Item
    Customize the website/newsletter items for your school’s communications to encourage students to serve as election judge trainees.

  • Social Media Graphic
    Download a graphic for recruiting among your specific audience and use in email, on your website, and on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Right-click and choose “Save As…” or Alt-click (Windows) or Option-click (Mac) to save these images to your computer. 

 

 

Local election officials

  • Sample News Release
    Cities and counties can customize this template news release with their information and provide it to their local print and broadcast media to encourage a news story and/or interview.
  • Social Media Graphics
    Download a graphic for recruiting among your specific audience and use in email, on your website, and on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Right-click and choose “Save As…” or Alt-click (Windows) or Option-click (Mac) to save these images to your computer.