Brenda R. Schmidt, chairwoman of the Cattaraugus County Independence Party, will be a candidate for delegate to the New York State Independence party.
Randy Brown, chairman of the party in Chautauqua County, is the party's choice for alternate delegate.
The party is an affiliate of the National Reform Party and eligible to send delegates to the convention next summer in Long Beach, Calif., where candidates will be chosen for president and vice-president.
Delegates have until Jan. 2 to collect qualifying registered voter signatures to be on the primary election ballot March 7.
Any voter registered with the Independence Party who wants to support Schmidt in signing petitions can contact her at 492-3812.