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District Education Authority Elections for Qikiqtarjuaq, Arctic Bay and Clyde River

31 October 2019

Public Service Announcement

District Education Authority Elections for Qikiqtarjuaq, Arctic Bay and Clyde River

Passionate about enhancing education in Nunavut? Do you wish to be a community leader, representing students, parents, and your community?

The Qikiqtarjuaq District Education Authority (DEA), Arctic Bay DEA and Clyde River DEA are holding elections on December 9, 2019. There are seven DEA seats in each community.

You are not eligible to be a candidate if you are:

  • a judge;
  • a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) or a Member of Parliament;
  • an employee of the school or the DEA/CSFN;
  • an election officer (including employees of Elections Nunavut);
  • in prison;
  • convicted under any election act within the past five years;
  • found to be noncompliant with financial reporting from an MLA election within the past five years; or,
  • found by the court to not be able to make decisions for yourself.

Candidate applications are accepted from November 4 to November 8 at 2 p.m..

Download a Declaration of Candidacy form on the Elections Nunavut website at https://www.elections.nu.ca. Then, fill out, sign and submit it to your local Returning Officer.

Help promote education in your community! Become a candidate!

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Media Contact:

Jean-Philippe Laprise
Manager, Communications
Department of Education
867-975-5645
jplaprise@gov.nu.ca