Appointed by the Governor of Minnesota, the 15-member Board of Trustees oversees the MnSCU system. The Board is empowered to prescribe conditions for MnSCU admissions, set tuition and fee schedules, approve academic programs, award certificates and diplomas, enter into contracts, and adopt suitable policies for the institutions it governs.

Of its 15 members, the Board reserves two slots for trustees representing community and technical college students.

How to Apply?

Complete the application form, and submit your resume and cover letter. For full consideration, applications are due by 11:59 pm on Monday, April 20, 2020. Those selected will be invited to interview with LeadMN on April 25th & 26th, 2020.

Qualifications

  • Passionate, dedicated advocate of student interests
  • Current student attending a MnSCU college through the 2020-21 school year
  • Committed to maintaining an open line of communication with LeadMN staff and cabinet during Board appointment

Time Commitment

  • One 2-day meeting per month at MnSCU
  • 5 hours per week of outreach and research>
  • Monthly prep meeting with LeadMN staff and cabinet
  • For a preview of the Board’s 2020-21 schedule, Click Here.

Compensation

  • $55 per day per diem plus expenses, when approved by the Board

To learn more about the MnSCU Board of Trustees, please visit the Board’s website. If you have any other questions, contact LeadMN Executive Director, Mike Dean at mdean@leadmn.org or Vice President Priscilla Mayowa at Vice@leadmn.org

Minnesota State Board of Trustees Endorsement Application - DUE APRIL 20, 2020

Dear Applicant,


Thank you for your interest in representing community and technical college students on the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (Minnesota State) Board of Trustees.

 

The 15-member Board is appointed by the Governor and oversees the Minnesota State system. The Board sets conditions for admissions, establishes tuition and fees, approves academic programs, awards certificates and diplomas, enters into contracts, and adopts suitable policies for the institutions it governs. To learn more, visit https://www.minnstate.edu/board/index.html 

 

Once you have submitted your application, LeadMN and a student-led selection committee will review. If we like what we see, then you will be invited to interview (in-person or by phone) with LeadMN.

 

Sincerely,

LeadMN








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