Member, Financing Education Abroad Subcommittee

August 07, 2018 Download pdf

Develops resources on traditional financial aid for U.S. students who study abroad, as well as budgeting, grant writing, and scholarship administration.

Major Functions and Responsibilities

  • Assist with the work of the subcommittee to develop resources on financing education abroad, in accordance with the annual EAKC Work Plan. Ensure that assigned items are completed.
  • Provide suggestions on FEA resource development to the chair of the EA KC Subcommittee on Financing Abroad Co-Chairs for inclusion in the annual Work Plan.
  • Attend regular teleconferences with subcommittee, as needed, to discuss ongoing projects
  • Collaborate with and recommend ideas to the Education Abroad Regulatory Practice (EA RP) Financial Aid Subcommittee to educate field about regulatory issues related to federal financial and federal scholarship programs.
  • Maintain a strong familiarity with NAFSA’s resources and offerings on financing education abroad. Assist members in locating these resources.
  • Maintain attentiveness to FEA topics by observing, prompting, and participating in online discussions forums and reading NAFSA.news. Act as a resource for colleagues with questions and concerns throughout the year.
  • Assist with facilitation of FEA topics for consideration at annual and regional conferences.
  • Assist with the NAFSA webpages on FEA by making sure they are relevant and current.
  • Work collaboratively with the EA KC Subcommittee on Financing Education Abroad, NAFSA staff, the EA KC Team, and others to plan and deliver resources and services.
  • Demonstrate current understanding of member needs on FEA.
  • Adhere to the EAKC Charge to the Subcommittee on Financing Education Abroad

Applications are not currently being accepted for this position.

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