About Region I
NAFSA Region I supports colleagues who wish to advance their professional development by attending regional conference activities, NAFSA Advocacy Day and the NAFSA Academy by offering travel grants that will help defray the costs of participation. Learn more about available grants and how to apply.
Deadline for travel grant applications to the REGIONAL CONFERENCE is August 1, 2019.
Deadline for travel grant applications to attend ADVOCACY DAY is January 13, 2019.
Awards and Recognitions
Nominate your colleague for a NAFSA Region I award in one of the following categories. The nomination deadline is August 1, 2019.
Rising Star Award
This award recognizes someone who has practiced in the field of International Education for fewer than 5 years and who shows great potential. The regional nominee is then nominated for the National Rising Star award.
Rising Star Nomination Form
NAFSAn of the Year Award
This award recognizes someone who has contributed significantly to NAFSA, either at the regional level, national, or both, in 2019.
NAFSAn of the Year Nomination Form
Outstanding Service to NAFSA Region I Award
This award recognizes an experienced practitioner who has shown significant contributions to the region over time.
Outstanding Service to NAFSA Region I Nomination Form