Region IV

Region IV Conference

Tri-Regional in Denver, CO

November 3-8, 2017
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel (lodging and conference site)
Participating Regions: Region I, Region II, and Region IV

Visit the 2017 Tri-Regional Conference site for more details!

Tri-Regional Conference Grants

NAFSA Region IV Conference Grant Applications are now open!  The deadline for grant applications is Friday, August 11. Region IV Conference Grants are eligible only to conference attendees from Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, or South Dakota.

Grants are available for individuals in the following categories:

  • Student (seeking entry level ideas to enter International Education Field)
  • Newcomer (employed in International Education but new to the field and/or NAFSA)
  • Seasoned Professional (more than 5 years of International Education and/or NAFSA experience)
  • Professional from Tribal College, HBCU, HSI, and/or Community College (preference will be given to institutions that have not attended a Region IV conference previously)

Students, newcomers, and seasoned professionals offered conference grants will be reimbursed the full cost of conference registration. Professionals from Tribal Colleges, HBCU's, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, and/or Community Colleges offered grants will be reimbursed the full cost of conference registration plus receive a $500 travel grant to supplement the cost of travel and lodging. 


The Conference Grant Application will request information about you and your role in the field of International Education. We also request that you respond to the following questions as part of the application:

  • How will a conference grant assist you in attending the Tri-Regional Conference?  Please explain any constraints you may be facing, and how this grant would assist you in attending the conference. 
  • How do you anticipate the conference will enhance your professional and academic knowledge, skills, and abilities?
  • What outcomes are you expecting from the conference?
  • Why do you want to attend the Tri-Regional Conference?

Apply here for the Tri-Regional Conference Grant! 

Future Conferences

Save the dates of our future conferences!

  • 2018 - October 15-18, Duluth, Minnesota
  • 2019 - October 20-24, Fargo, North Dakota

Upcoming Conferences

  • 2017 - Denver, CO (tri-regional)
  • 2018 - Minnesota
  • 2019 - North Dakota

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