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The process by which athletes qualify for U.S. teams to major international competitions, such as World Championships, Parapan Am Games and the Paralympic Games, is generally posted 12-18 months before the competition. U.S. Paralympics or the relevant national governing body may use other methods, including invitation, to select teams to other international competitions.

2015 Marathon World Championships Athlete Selection Procedure

2015 Parapan American Games Athlete Selection Procedure

2015 Parapan American Games Team Leader Selection Procedure

2015 Parapan American Games Coach Selection Procedure-Amended 18-Feb-2015

2015 Parapan American Games Additional Officials Selection Procedure

2015 World Championships Athlete Selection Procedure-Amended 11-June-2015

2016 Paralympic Games Athlete Selection Procedure

U.S. Paralympics Track and Field is currently accepting applications from Additional Officials and Coaches for the 2015 Parapan American Games Team and the 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships Team.  If you would like to be considered for one of these positions, please complete the Application and submit it via email: along with all of the required documents (requirements outlined in the application).  All applications must be received by January 30, 2015.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Applicants will be notified of the Long List selection by mid-February 2015 and all staff will be officially nominated on or before June 24, 2015.  Questions regarding the application process can be directed to Tina Kauffman-Cain: 719-866-2065.

2015 Team Staff Interest Form