College Poll Worker Program
We Want You!
The College Poll Worker Program is a project funded by a grant from the U.S. Election Assistance Commission. Representatives from Hampton University and Thomas Nelson Community College are working to encourage college students and high school seniors (18 years of age or older) to register to vote and serve as officers of election (poll workers) in the City of Hampton, VA.
Our goal is to recruit and train a minimum of 150 students to work the election polls in the City of Hampton. If you know someone at least 18 years of age or older who would like to be involved please spread the word about the program.
How to Become a Poll Worker
To become a poll worker, you must
- Become registered to vote in the state of Virginia;
- Attend an informational meeting;
- Attend a one day training session.
Benefits of Being a Poll Worker
Being a poll worker benefits you by
- Providing a service to the community;
- Becoming an Officer of Election or Chief Officer of Election;
- Receiving a paycheck for your services;
- Helping America Vote.
126 Martin Luther King Hall
Hampton, VA 23668
This material is based on work supported by a grant from the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC). Any opinion, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the EAC.