Borough President Appointee Application


July 1, 2023–June 30, 2025 Term


This application is only for a Borough President Appointee position on a Community Education Council (CEC). Please visit Borough President & Public Advocate Appointee Applications for a separate application for Public Advocate Appointee positions on the Citywide Education Councils.

Eligibility for appointment to a CEC is based on the zoned elementary school for your home or business. Find your zoned school here:

You do not need to have a child attending that school or any school in the district. For details on eligibility, visit Run for a Seat on a Council or email us at

The Department of Education will determine your eligibility and send your application to the appropriate Borough President for final determination. You will be notified of DOE's determination by email; thereafter, please direct all inquiries to the Borough President's office.

This application does not save data and must be completed in one session. It’s advisable to compose the candidate statement in a separate Word document and copy and paste your final version into the Candidate Statement section.