Elections Timeline

This is an incomplete timeline for the 2018 Election.

June 15

  • Candidacy deadline at 11:59pm UTC. Candidates are required to become members of the OTW by this time as well.
  • Deadline for candidate Bio and Platforms to be given to the Elections Committee is at 11:59pm UTC. If statements are translated, late statements will be translated last.

June 30

  • Deadline to become a member in order to vote in the upcoming election.
  • Anyone who becomes a member between August 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018, inclusive of both dates UTC, will be eligible to vote in this election.

August 10-13

  • Election is held from 12:01am UTC on Friday to 11:59pm UTC on Monday.

August 14

  • Election results are announced.

August 20

  • Deadline for recount request.

October 1

  • Board turnover begins.

Timelines for previous years can be found on the History page.