Nominations for Elected & Appointed Positions


Thank you for seeking a national leadership position within NASW. The deadline for submitting a nomination for the NASW 2020 national election is October 31, 2019. The National Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identification will meet on November 25, 2019, to develop the slate of candidates for the election.

The information requested in the online application will be used for elected and appointed positions, and is essential for the careful consideration of nominees. Please be complete and specific in your responses.


  • Fill out and submit the online nomination form (If you have submitted a nomination form in a previous election cycle, the system will not allow you to submit another form.  Please email governance@socialworkers.org to re-open your nomination form.)
  • All required information must be submitted on the electronic form. Supporting documents, such as resumes, curriculum vitae, and platform statements can be uploaded to the application.
  • You must complete your application in its entirety, and click “Submit” in order for it to be processed.

Questions? Please contact the NASW Governance Office at 202-408-8600 x270 or governance@socialworkers.org.