Candidate Ad Submissions
CSEA members who are running for an Association office and those running for Area Director or Alternate Area Director offices are allowed a free advertisement* in CSEA’s official publication, Focus Magazine. All ads will run the same size and will be grouped together.
Candidates for CSEA Association Office
Candidates for Association President, Vice Presidents and Secretary are permitted three (3) free advertisements in Focus.* This year, ads can be placed in the March/April, May/June and July/August 2021 issues.
Candidates for Area Director/Alternate Area Director
Candidates are permitted one (1) free advertisement in Focus.* This year, ads can be placed in the January/February or March/April 2021 issue.
Candidate Ad Deadlines
All text, photos and/or artwork due by 11:59 p.m. on the Candidate Ad Deadline date listed below:
Ad Submission Deadline
Delivery Date (Week of)
November 23, 2020
Jan 25 – Jan 29, 2021
March 3, 2021
Mar 29 – Apr 2, 2021
May 3, 2021
May 31 – June 4, 2021
June 23, 2021
July 19 – July 23, 2021
*Per Policy 307.4.03
Create and submit your ad
There are two ways to submit your candidate ad for Focus Magazine: You can design the ad yourself, or you can submit text and a photo (optional) to have your ad created by the CSEA Communications staff.
Choose one of the options below to upload and submit your ad online.
Option 1: Have the ad created for you
Choose from one of two layouts and simply enter your text and upload an optional photo. CSEA staff will then create the ad for you.
Option 2: Create the ad yourself
Candidates may create their own ad. Use any design program you want as long as the ad meets the required size specifications or use our pre-sized PowerPoint template.