Societies Board

The Societies Board is a group made up of reps from the Union's societies to develop and help steer the management of societies and student groups. It's made up of 6 elected students from Mile End and BL as well as two part-time elected Societies Officers

What does the Societies Board do?


  • Reviews applications for new societies and decides which Societies to affiliate
  • Reviews grant applications, deciding how much money to allocate to Societies
  • Recommends improvements for the management of Societies.
  • Reviews nominations for the Society Awards

For a full description of the role of the Societies Board see the Societies Bye-Law: click here.


New Society Affilaitions and Grant Funding rounds for 2017/2018 are below:





1st August 2017

1st September 9am


25th September 2017

9th October 9am


6th November 2017

20th November 9am


11th December 

January 15th  9am


29th January 2018

12th February 9am

Mile End Societies Board Elections


No elections are currently running

Whitechapel Societies Board Elections

No elections are currently running

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Elected Officers:
ME: Peter Whitehead
BL: Mathew Robathan