Online Candidate Submission Form

The Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region requests candidates who wish to
participate in the candidate evaluation process to submit a completed background information form and

A copy of this form will be provided to each member of the Candidate Evaluation Committee in
preparation for the endorsement decision. Candidate responses may also be made available to the
general public prior to elections.

Below are questions on issues of special concern to Armenian American voters. Please fill in the online form, upload your signature and click “Submit.” If you would prefer, you can download a PDF version of the ANCA-WR Candidate Questionnaire and email / fax your response to the ANCA-WR at or (818) 500-1918.

  • Turkey denies both truth and justice for the Armenian Genocide, Ottoman Turkey’s systematic and deliberate massacre of 1.5 million Armenians and other Christians between 1915- 1923.

  • Self-Determination for Nagorno Karabagh: The people of the Republic of Artsakh have built a democratic and free-market oriented society. They have overcome the brutal legacy of Stalin’s arbitrary decision to place Artsakh (Karabagh) under Soviet Azerbaijani administration, and, more recently, independent Azerbaijan’s campaign of blockades, ethnic cleansing, and outright military aggression. There is a sizable refugee population in California who have escaped the numerous pogroms by the Azerbaijani government.

  • Community Background: The Armenian-American community has had a presence in the United States since the latter part of the 19th century. Armenian-Americans are civically engaged and contribute to the overall success of our State and Nation.

  • Organizational Background: The Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region (ANCA-WR) is the largest and most influential Armenian American grassroots advocacy organization in the Western United States.

  • Please upload the candidate's signature