Eight candidates have filed applications to fill the vacancy on the seven-member Salt Lake Board of Education.

The candidates are: Robert Archuleta, 978 Cheyenne St.; Niel E. Cowles, 1017 S. Ninth West; Ila Rose Fife, 842 W. Ninth South; Mary Jean Freebairn, 1503 S. Third East; Kay M. Garske, 43 Coatsville Ave.; Glenda Gaudig, 1510 Navajo St.; Rebecca Lee Norris, 972 W. Third South; and B.T. Price, 1028 Euclid Ave.They are seeking the Precinct 3 seat held by Steven L. Olsen, who resigned Feb. 21 after less than two months on the job because he is moving.

The school board will interview the candidates March 13 and will announced the new member at 6 p.m. March 14.