Become an Academy Coach


Applications for the Academy Chair Designate/Chair for Academy Class 16 and 17 are now open. Applications will close May 1, 2018.

Academy Coach Applications for Class 16 will open on April, 2 2018. Applications will close on June 11, 2018.

The Academy for International Education is a yearlong professional development program designed to provide newcomers with an introduction to the field of international education and those more experienced with an opportunity to broaden their perspectives. Experienced international educators serve as coaches and guide the learning of a cohort of up to six Academy trainees.

Academy 16 Coach position description

Academy Chair/Chair Designate application

Learn more about NAFSA's current Academy coaches

Note: You must be a NAFSA member to serve as a coach for the NAFSA Academy.