How to run to be a Trustee

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  1. Get in touch! Email our Campaigns Coordinator to find out all about being a Trustee.
  2. Apply online through our online form. Nominations open 20 January, and close 3 February (Please note: before your application is accepted, you will be subject to an eligibility check.). 
  3. Attend our trustee breifing session.This briefing session is an important part of the process and all trustees must attend.
  4. Submit your CV by Thursday 13 February. Use the template emailed to you by the Campaigns Coordinator.
  5. Voting and results night! Students will be able to vote from Sunday 23 February - Wednesday 26 February for their favourite trustee. The results will be announced on Thursday 27 February (time tbc)