IAP Nomination Process
following process is to be followed regarding Nominations for IAP International
Officer Positions including President-Elect and Vice Presidents. The same process will be followed when
appropriate for Secretary and also Treasurer.
Nominations together with a letter of support indicating support of the
Divisional Council/Executive (normally from the member’s Division President) must
be submitted through the IAP Secretary for the IAP Nominating Committee to
review and consider as per the IAP Constitution and Bylaws
A “Formal Call for Nominations" will take place three (3) months before the Congress. The “Formal Call for
Nominations” will be sent from the office of the IAP Secretary to all IAP Divisional
Presidents and Secretaries for their consideration.
If a Division wishes to make a Nomination it will be sent with approval of the
Divisional Executive/Council for consideration by the IAP Nominating Committee.
4. The Secretary shall distribute to Divisional Presidents and Secretaries one month prior to the IAP Biennial Congress, a report of all relevant nominations for election of IAP officers (President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer and Vice Presidents, IAP Bylaws Chapter II; 1 and 2)
CHAPTER VI —
1. The President shall appoint a IAP Nominating Committee
consisting of the three (3) persons who shall have most recently served as
President of the Academy, which committee shall report to the International
Council at each of its regular meetings, provided, however, that nominations
may also be made from the floor.
Please note that it is
the responsibility of the Nominating Committee to nominate candidates for each
vacant post. Although Nominations may also be made from the floor
potential candidates are requested to NOT engage in "Campaigning" for
Committee shall present its report to the International Council for
consideration and approval at the Congress International Council meeting.