Be on the OPIRG McMaster Board of Directors!

Online Nomination Forms

Elections Information

Do you want to be involved in a student-directed organization that seeks to promote social and environmental justice? If so, apply to be a part of our board of directors! Please read the FAQ attached below to learn more about our board. If you are interested, please make sure to fill out the linked nomination form.

We will be accepting nominations between April 22 to April 29, 2021 (now extended) May 6 at 11:59 pm. Please note that you will need to provide the names and student numbers of 10 other undergraduate students who support your candidacy in order to submit the nomination form.

Our elections will be taking place online, with the voting period occurring from May 11 to 12. Finally, we will announce the election results and welcome our new board at our OPIRG McMaster AGM, on May 13 from 5 to 8 pm. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at!

Important Dates

  • Nomination Period: April 22 (extended to) May 6, 2021
  • Campaign Period: April 30 to May 10, 2021
  • Election Period: May 11 to 12, 2021
  • Annual General Meeting (announcement of election results): May 13, 2021

More Information About the Board

Every year since 1995, McMaster students have been stepping up to lead OPIRG McMaster by joining the Board of Directors. If you are looking for more insight into the process and what it means to be a director, you can click on the link below (left) to go to a Board FAQ page on this website, or you can click on the button below (right) to download a document version of the FAQs.

You can always reach out to OPIRG Board and staff if you have other questions or concerns you would like to discuss. Thanks for your interest in joining the OPIRG Board of Directors!