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HYY is looking for a candidate for SSI’s Board for 2018


HYY is looking for a candidate for the Board of Svenska Studerandes Intresseförening (SSI) for the term 26 April 2018–31 December 2018. SSI is an umbrella organisation for Swedish-speaking students, and it publishes the Studentbladet magazine and organises events for Swedish-speaking and bilingual students. In addition to HYY, the members of SSI include the Aalto University Student Union (AYY), Arcada Student Union (ASK), Teknologföreningen and HYY’s Swedish-language student nations Nylands Nation, Östra Finlands Nation, Åbo Nation and Vasa nation.

SSI’s board will be supplemented during the association’s spring meeting 26.04.2018. The members will choose their candidates for the board. No more than two persons from the same member association can be chosen for the board at a time.

Applicants should send their freely written applications to HYY’s registry ( by noon on 23 April 2018. HYY requires the candidates to be fluent in Swedish, have knowledge of HYY’s Swedish-language field of operators and have previous experience of acting on a board. HYY’s representatives are expected to keep in close contact with HYY’s Board on matters related to SSI. HYY’s candidate will be chosen according to the abovementioned criteria, so do bring them up in your application.

HYY’s Board will process the applications in its meeting on 26 November 2018 and will inform the applicants of the results immediately afterwards. We also hope that anyone applying to become HYY’s candidate can make it to SSI’s spring meeting on 26 April, where the Board will be supplemented.

For more information on the position, please contact member of HYY’s and SSI’s boards Sebastian Österman (