Board Elections and YJA 2016 Bids!

Recently we have been receiving a lot of passionate interest from cities who would like to host the 2016 YJA Convention. With all of this interest, we have decided to allow cities to still complete and submit bid packets.
To be considered, completed bid packets must be turned in August 7th, 2015 by by 11:59 PM EST.
If you are interested in having your city host the 2016 YJA Convention and would like to fill out a 2016 YJA Convention Bid Packet, please email
It is time for a new set of 16 youth from around North America to be elected to serve on the YJA Executive Board. Serving on the Executive Board is an experience of a lifetime and something everyone should consider.

For more information about position specifications and for applications, please visit our website:

If you are considering applying for executive board, here are some important deadlines to keep in mind: 
Co-Chair: August 1, 2014 - 9 PM EDT
Director and Regional Coordinators: August 8, 2014 - 9 PM EDT
Please email your application to by the stated deadlines(s) with the subject line: YOUR NAME - Application for [Position]
We hope that all of you consider applying. If you have any questions regarding YJA Elections, please feel free to email