Financing Education Abroad Subcommittee

February 06, 2018

Financing Education Abroad Subcommittee Charge

  • Develop resources and training materials that provide basic information about federal financial aid and financial aid resources for education abroad to facilitate advising by both education abroad and financial aid offices on aid and education abroad.
  • Ensure that financial aid information on the Education Abroad networks is current and authoritative.
  • Develop an effective mechanism for answering questions from the field about financial aid, including responding to inquiries posted on network forums and other venues.
  • Develop practice resources and training materials that provide basic information on scholarship administration, budgeting and grant writing.
  • Coordinate with the EA-RP Financial Aid Subcommittee to educate field about regulatory issues related to federal financial aid and federal scholarship programs to the subcommittee charge.

The full charge to the subcommittee is available to NAFSA members.

Financing Education Abroad Subcommittee Members

Sarah Langston
Co-Chair
SAI Programs
s.langston@saiprograms.com

Giustina Pelosi
Co-Chair
Regional Consultant, Northwest
CEA Study Abroad
gpelosi@ceastudyabroad.com 

Colleen Marchwick
Member
Interim Lead for the Center for International Education
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
marchwcc@uwec.edu 

Katey Palumbo
Member
Director, International Programs
Worcester State University
kpalumbo2@worcester.edu

Jonathan Sylvia
Member
Assistant Director, Operations
Dartmouth College
jon.sylvia@dartmouth.edu