Apply for the EBF Board!

Come on Board!

* The applications for the EBF Board are currently closed. They will open up again in 2021. *

Do you want to gain more practical experience during your student time, and do you want to spend a
year managing the largest study association of Groningen? Are you enthusiastic, driven and are you
ready for a new challenge? Then apply for the EBF Board 2020-2021! During a board year at the EBF,
you will be offered a unique chance to gain a lot of experience in working in a motivated team of students, making strategic decisions, managing projects, guiding committees and contacting different external parties. You will work together intensively with your fellow board members, build an extensive network and you will get the opportunity to develop yourself in many different aspects! Besides that, you and your board will organise and attend many interesting activities like board days at companies, constitutional drinks of other
associations, policy days and other activities.

The EBF Board

The EBF Board consists of 8 ambitious students who will manage the association from July 2020 till July 2021. It is a fulltime board responsible for over 4500 members, from which around 180 active members in 31 committees. The EBF Board consists of the following 8 positions: Chairman, Vice-Chairman, Secretary & HR Officer, Treasurer, IT & Marketing Officer, Commercial Officer, Project & Internationalisation Officer and Career Officer.

The positions of Vice-Chairman, IT & Marketing Officer and Project & Internationalisation Officer are open for non-Dutch speaking students as well!

Application Procedure

Do you want to be in the EBF Board 2020-2021? Then apply now! You can send in your application by sending your CV, motivation letter and picture to before Friday the 6th of March 23.59.

Important dates

Friday the 6th of March, 23:59 - Deadline motivation letter, resume and picture

Thursday the 12th of March - Result motivation letter and resume

Sunday the 15th of March, 17:00 - Deadline of handing in the Board Case

Thursday the 26th of March - Results first round of interviews

Tuesday the 14th of April - Announcement of the EBF Candidate Board 2020 – 2021

Friday 8th till Sunday 10th of May - Policy Weekend *PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A CHANGED DATE*

Saturday 18th of July till Sunday 2nd of August - Holiday Period

More information about the EBF Board?

Check out the EBF Board Brochure here!

Moreover, you can always send an email to the EBF Secretary & HR Officer ( with all your questions about the EBF Board and the recruitment procedure. Also, the EBF Board is more than happy to have a cup of coffee with you and tell you all about their positions and experiences. You can send an email to to schedule this, or drop by the EBF Office in the Duisenberg Building (5414.0046). 

EBF Board Year FAQ

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