In September 2014, representatives of our members will once again have the opportunity to

  • contribute their skills and expertise
  • actively shape the association
  • take membership to another level

by being elected to represent the members and industry on the WYSE Work & Volunteer Abroad Executive Board.

This year we invite nominations/candidacy for the following board positions:

  • Treasurer – term: 2015-2017
  • Board Member – term: 2015-2017

with all candidates from Full WYSE Work & Volunteer Abroad member organisations eligible to run for office.

A financial background is highly recommended for the treasurer position.

Look here to find out more about the responsibilities of being an Executive Board Member.

Are you interested in running or do you know someone who would make a great candidate?

Simply follow these steps and feel free to email us for any questions:

Step 1 – Submit your candidacy by completing the Candidacy form

Step 2 – Ask another Full WYSE Work & Volunteer Abroad member organisation to support your nomination by completing the Nomination form on your behalf

Step 3 – Submit both forms to the WYSE Work & Volunteer Abroad Association Manager before Sunday 31 August 2014 23:59CET in order to allow sufficient time to review the submitted documents

Step 4 – Prepare a short (max. 3 minutes) presentation, to introduce yourself as a potential board member to the membership community.You will be presenting this at the WYSE Work and Volunteer Abroad Annual General Meeting, taking place on Tuesday 24 September, 13:30-15:00.

For information on the current Association Board and terms of office, please see the Governance section of the WYSE Work & Volunteer Abroad website.

Questions? Please contact the WYSE Work & Volunteer Abroad Association Manager.

DEADLINE to submit your candidacy: SUNDAY 31 AUGUST 2014 23:59CET