The AP-LS Student Committee hold elections each July. The new call for nominations will be announced in June. Student Affiliates should check their e-mail for information on completing the self-nomination forms.
Eligibility Candidates must be: (a) Continuously enrolled as a graduate student in pursuit of a terminal degree for the length of the term; and (b) A current Student Affiliate of the American Psychology-Law Society at the time of the election. Member-at-large positions have additional eligibility requirements related to the type of degree pursued. For full descriptions of these positions and requirements for each, please see our bylaws.
A complete application includes:
1) Relevant background information (including name, current degree held, and current degree sought); 2) A rank order of positions for which you would like to be considered* (up to 2 positions); and 3) A written platform (250 word maximum) for each position for which you would like to be considered, including your reasons and qualifications for running for the position and your goals for the position if elected.
*In the event you are elected to multiple positions, you will be placed within your top choice ONLY. You will not be able to change your rank order once you submit your application, including but not limited to when you are informed of the election results. 2020 Self-nominations are now closed. Thank you for your submissions!