Do you have what it takes?

If you’re thinking of running for office, we can help.

The Texas REALTORS® Candidate Academy is a day-long introduction on how to run a modern political campaign. If you have political aspirations, don’t miss this valuable head start!

Fee is $49.95 + tax (scholarships available in certain circumstances); price includes lunch.

Skilled instructors will teach you how to:

  • Plan your campaign
  • Conduct research and targeting
  • Raise funds
  • Contact voters
  • Leverage the web
  • Get out the vote

The Texas REALTORS® Candidate Academy is offered for a nominal fee, and scholarships are available under certain conditions. Be advised: If you qualify as a candidate under Sec. 251.001 of the Texas Election Code, you are not eligible for a scholarship, but still may attend at your own expense.

Next class coming soon  

The next Candidate Academy is in the works. Complete the application below to let us know you’re interested. 

For questions, contact Political Affairs Director Brandon Alderete at 512.573.3664 or

Click here to complete the Texas REALTORS® Candidate Academy Application 

Click here to nominate a Texas REALTOR® to attend the Candidate Academy