Apply for the Campus Vote Project Student Advisory Board position, a volunteer position for civic-minded student leaders who want to be a part of the national democratic engagement movement. As a founding member of the Students Learn Students Vote coalition and a co-creator of the Voter Friendly Campus designation, Campus Vote Project (CVP) prides itself in being a leader in institutionalizing democratic engagement on college campuses.
The board member position requires 15-20 hours per month. Time will be spent participating in a monthly call with CVP national staff and guest speakers, being a representative for democracy reform on your campus and in your state, and being an advocate for greater democratic engagement. There will also be an opportunity to participate in a multi-day summit with other civic leaders. All college students who will not be graduating before December 2019 are eligible to apply. Students matriculating or transferring to a new institution before December 2019 are eligible to apply.
Ideal Candidates will reflect the following values
- Passionate about civic learning and democratic engagement in higher education
- Care about advancing voting rights and ensuring all eligible citizens have access to the ballot
- Interested in advancing their leadership, organizing, and advocacy skills
To apply, click here. Applications are due by Saturday, December 15.