Have you ever dreamt of becoming a leader in your community and you don’t know where to start? Are you passionate about making a change in the world around you? Do you want to upscale your leadership skills and, thus, strengthen your resume? We have the role for you!

On February 12, 2024, MACES has launched its Executive Board elections, and we are looking to fill the following three paid positions:

  • President (effective September 1, 2024)
  • VP Communications and External Affairs (effective immediately)
  • Governor (effective immediately).

So, what do these roles do, and how do you fit the profile?

We have prepared a Role Description page for you to guide your decision. We also encourage you to reach out to us at maces@mail.mcgill.ca, and we will be glad to answer any of your questions regarding the roles and their responsibilities, or the application process.

Why run for an executive role at MACES?

The Board of Directors are responsible for running MACES and for making sure students have access to resources, engaging events and have a support system while they are a student at the School. As a member of the MACES Executive Board, you’ll have the opportunity to play a vital role in shaping the student experience within the School of Continuing Studies.

How to apply?

Are you interested in running? Submitting a nomination is not difficult.

Submit the following by Sunday, March 3, 11:59 pm:

  • An online Nomination Form
  • A high-resolution picture (upload with form)
  • A 500-word platform - explaining who you are, why you want to run and what you want to do for SCS (upload with form)
  • Your resume (upload with form)
  • You need at least 5 students (must be currently registered students) to complete a Candidate Support Form to support your candidacy.

For more elections information and nomination forms, please visit the MACES website – https://maces.ca/maces-elections/

The Elections Timeline

NOMINATION PERIOD: February 12 – March 3, 2024

CAMPAIGN & VOTING PERIOD: March 4 – 24, 2024

MEET THE CANDIDATES: Wed., March 20, at 12:00 pm (online)

Don’t hesitate to apply today to become the leader of tomorrow!

*All words in bold have links embedded in them. Click on them to learn more about elections and the relevant guidelines.