RU Voting Ambassador program

The Center for Youth Political Participation is recruiting students to be a part of the RU Voting Ambassador program to encourage student voter registration and mobilization in the 2020 General Election. A re-branded approach to our RU Voting volunteer program, Ambassadors will take part in virtual registration and engagement strategies this summer and fall as we mobilize the Rutgers University community to turn out on Tuesday November 3, 2020!

Expectations

  • Ambassadors will take part in creating original online content that will be shared on the Center for Youth Political Participation and other Rutgers University social media pages and website
  • Promote and attend events hosted by the Center for Youth Political Participation and the Eagleton Institute of Politics
  • Share information on completing voter registration, vote-by-mail and important deadlines on personal social media pages
  • Follow the Center for Youth Political Participation on social media
    • Facebook: @RutgersCYPP
    • Instagram: @rutgerscypp
    • Twitter: @RutgersCYPP

Eligibility

  • Currently enrolled as a Rutgers University student, either Undergraduate or Graduate
    • Students at all three campus locations are encouraged to participate!
  • Not currently running for elected office in the US

Code of Conduct

As a member of the RU Voting Ambassador program, we expect all members and staff to follow our Code of Conduct:

  • All information and deadlines shared on personal accounts on behalf of of this program must remain nonpartisan
  • Information regarding voter registration, voter assistance, deadlines and other information must be provided to all individuals regardless of personal beliefs and/or political party affiliation
  • Participants will refrain from using hateful language, symbols and other inappropriate speech when participating in online sharing and discussions

Contact Us

For more information on the RU Voting Ambassador program, please contact Jessica Ronan at jronan@eagleton.rutgers.edu