Election Judges

Election Judges

Do you want to... 

  • earn extra money?
  • help your local community?
  • get involved in the election process?
  • work with the public and meet lots of people?
  • do something different?

Do you meet the following requirements?

  • Eligible to vote in the State of Minnesota
  • Able to read, write, and speak English
  • Students 16 and 17 can be election judge trainees
  • Not a candidate in the election, and not closely related to a candidate
  • Election Judges can not be a spouse, parent, child, or sibling of a candidate or live in the same house as a candidate
  • Not the spouse, parent, stepparent, child, stepchild or step-sibling of another election judge

If so, you can be an Election Judge!


  • 4-hours of training
  • commitment to the Primary Election (August)
  • commitment to the General Election (November)