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Student Leadership and Service Opportunities are Available

September 30, 2013


Applications are currently being accepted for the State Student Member on the Board of Education (SMOB) position and the Montgomery County Board of Elections Future Vote Initiative.

State SMOB

Tenth and 11th grade students that are interested in running for the Student Member of the Maryland State Board of Education (SMOB) for the 2014-2015 school year are encouraged to speak with their school principal. Every MCPS high school is allowed to nominate one student from their school to be a candidate. An Application may be downloaded at Students should pay close attention to the following deadlines that are listed in the application packet:

October 25, 2013: School nomination forms due

November 25, 2013:  Completed student application must be postmarked

January 4, 2014: Candidate interviews at the Maryland State Department of Education

February 8, 2014: Five finalists present themselves at the Maryland Association of Student Councils Legislative Session (location TBD).

Contact Karen Crawford for more information.

Join the Election Day Team

The Montgomery County Board of Elections Future Vote Initiative is seeking high school juniors and seniors to serve as election judges for the upcoming 2014 gubernatorial elections. Students that serve as judges earn $180. Applications are due Friday, Nov. 1.  For more information and to request an application, email Dr. Gilberto Zelaya.