2017 Board Applications

Want to help organize TEDxUChicago 2017? Want to be a part of something BIG? Here's your opportunity.

Note: You must be a University of Chicago student to apply.

The process:

(1ST ROUND) Submit your online application AND send us a .pdf version of your resume at info@tedxuchicago.com by Sunday, October 9th, at 11:59PM

(2ND ROUND) Informal interview with TEDxUChicago Organizer, Curator + 1-2 additional board members 

New board members will be announced by Monday, October 24th. 

Available Board Positions

Finance Chair: Responsible for creating an overall budget for events and managing all financial transactions, including but not limit to reimbursement to individuals, purchase orders, trip expenses for speakers.  Also responsible for applying to funds and managing all membership expenses.

Sponsorship/User Experience Chair: Responsible for finding and reaching out to possible sponsors. Will also be responsible for bringing in user experience activities/booths for salons and the main conference.

Name *
Phone *
If you're a graduate student, please select "Adv. Degree."
Past themes include "On the Margins", "The Incredible Unknown", "Make No Little Plans", and "Theory in Action".
Descriptions of each position can be found at the top of this page.
Which of the following areas do you have experience in?


send your resume to info@tedxuchicago.com by the submission deadline. Make sure your resume is in .pdf format. your application is not complete and will not be reviewed until both portions of your application have been submitted.

please direct all applications to info@tedxuchicago.com as well.

THanks for applying!