Candidate Ad Guidelines

CSEA members who are running for an 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 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 2022 issue.

Candidate Ad Deadlines

All text, photos and/or artwork due by 11:59 p.m. on the Candidate Ad Deadline date listed below:

Issue Ad Submission Deadline Delivery Date (Week of)
January/February December 20, 2021 January 24 – 28, 2022
March/April February 28, 2022 March 14 – 18, 2022

*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.

View templates and ad layout options

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.

Select this option

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.

Select this option