EWA Membership Passes Two Bylaws Amendments

September 3, 2014 – The Education Writers Association is pleased to announce that two recent bylaws amendments sent before the membership for a vote passed with overwhelming support. 

The first, a proposed change in the fiscal year from July 1 through June 30 to October 1 through September 30, passed with 98.8 percent approval of those voting. The second, which requested that the right to approve bylaws amendments be given to the board of directors, passed with a smaller approval rate of 90.6 percent of those voting. 

Both amendments to the bylaws will go into effect immediately. To read more about these changes to the bylaws, click here

For questions regarding the bylaws amendments, the bylaws, the vote or membership, please feel free to contact Lavinia Hurley, Interim Director of Membership & Marketing at