Start a STAND Society!

STAND Societies provide a space on your campus to bring together students who have a passion for justice and equality. Society members have the opportunity to explore the biggest challenges facing the world today, to connect with like-minded people to bring about positive change in the world, and to develop personal and professional skills that will stay with them for the rest of their lives.

Take a stand for justice + equality on campus by starting your own student society!

-Get free advocacy training

-Create a network of activists

-Hold important events on campus that change hearts + minds!

-Get support from STAND all year-round


As part of a STAND Society, you might host events such as:

  • Activism workshops 
  • Panel discussions
  • Talks with guest lecturers
  • Media and communications workshops 
  • Networking events
  • Awareness raising events

But the choice is yours!

STAND societies can also avail of our full programme of training and events, including the STAND Student Festival, Global Issues, The Ideas Collective and STAND News


Step 1: Fill out the application form by clicking the button below

Step 2: Receive your STAND Society Manual

Step 3: Follow campus procedures for setting up a society

Step 4: Receive training from the STAND team

Step 5: Take action on campus!




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