The elections were held October 12, 10:00 UTC to October 24, 2021 23:59 AoE (2021-10-12 10:00:00
UTC – 2021-10-25 11:59:59
UTC). According to the set up process
, the seven top ranking candidates in the elections will receive places. Other candidates who applied here will be selected by affiliates and the Wikimedia Foundation during a separate process in the same period.