*The new application for the 2024-2025 term is now open* 

Digital signatures WILL be accepted. 


Please note that there is not a “Save and Continue” option for this application, we recommend previewing the application and typing out any short answers in Word or a similar interface in order to make the application submission process more efficient. There is NOT a built in spell check system in the form. 

Advisors:  please send an email to Emily Barrett if you would like to confirm that an application was successfully submitted. Emily will check to see that you have an application in the portal, but will NOT be checking any content or making any changes to submissions. A verification from Emily does NOT equal an invitation to screening. emily.barrett@careertech.ok.gov

State Executive Council Candidate Application

  • For example, Paxton Cavin would be Pax-ton Cave-in
  • Candidate's statement of 200 words or less stating his/her name and why he/she wishes to be a candidate for state office (candidates cannot mention a specific office). These 200 word statements or less will be posted on the OK DECA website as submitted by the candidate before CDC for review by members including voting delegates.
  • Your answers to the following questions will be posted to the Oklahoma DECA website, Oklahoma DECA Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. Limit your responses to 230 characters or less for each question. You may choose not to respond to any/all questions, however, it will be stated that you chose not to respond.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, png, Max. file size: 8 MB.
      Review your Candidate Checklist.