2020 Democratic National Convention Delegate Selection


DNC 2020


This July Democrats from across America will gather in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to nominate our candidate for United States President, at the Democratic National Convention. Each U.S. State and Territory will send a delegation of local Democrats to participate on their behalf. This page is home to information on how to join Delaware's 2020 National Convention Delegation. 


2020 Delegate Selection Plan

The process for how Delaware will elect it's National Convention Delegates are outlined in the 2020 Delegate Selection Plan. This governing document received final approval from the National Committee on November 8, 2019, after a nearly year-long process of drafting and revision. Anyone who is interested in becoming a National Convention Delegate is strongly encouraged to review the Delegate Selection Plan.

Delegate Application Period now open!

The Delaware Democratic Party is now accepting delegate pledge/certification forms for both the National Convention(DNC) and Delaware Delegate Selection Caucus (DDSC). Democrats hoping to be considered for either the DNC or DDSC must submit their forms before the deadline. 

  • To be considered for the DDSC, Caucus Certification Form must be submitted by February 28, 2020. Submit this form if you would like to participate in the Selection Caucus in Dover.

  • To be considered for the DNC, Delegate Pledge Forms must be submitted by April 9, 2020. Submit this form if you would like to attend the National Convention in Milwaukee. 

Completed forms can be emailed to DNC2020@deldems.org or dropped off at State Party Headquarters in New Castle.


Information Sessions

Throughout the month of January, Delaware Democratic Party staff will be visiting Democratic committees and clubs to discuss the Delegate Selection Process. These information sessions will provide a brief overview of the process and resources available.


Delegate Selection Resources:
2020 Delaware Delegate Selection Plan.pdf406.95 KB
Regulations of the RBC for the 2020 Convention.pdf405.15 KB
2020 DNC Delegate Selection Rules.pdf301.3 KB
2020 Call to Convention.pdf607.54 KB
2020 Delegate Selection Caucus Certification Form FINAL.pdf1.13 MB
2020 National Delegate Pledge Form FINAL.pdf390.58 KB
Presidential Filing Forms 2020.pdf272.3 KB
2020 Affirmative Action Committee.pdf127.71 KB
2020 Delegate Selection Overview (Spanish).pdf3.29 MB
2020 Delegate Selection Overview.pdf1.36 MB