Serving International Educators in Northern California

Welcome to the Region XII Northern District!

Our goal is to provide you with information throughout the year to keep you current on what's happening in international education in our district, region, nation, and world. If you have any suggestions or feedback on how the Northern District can better serve you, please feel free to contact us at: [email protected]

To promote communication within the Northern District, we maintain an e-mail list to be able to reach out to you with important professional development and networking opportunities as well as and updates throughout the year. NAFSA membership is not required. Join the listserv today!

We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at international education events.

Spring Conference

NAFSA Region XII Northern CA District Conference
Monday, April 6, 2020
Napa Valley College

Travel Grants

Region XII Northern CA District is pleased to offer travel grants for the conference on April 6th at Napa Valley College! These grants are open to members and nonmembers.

Five grantees will be awarded a maximum of $100 to apply towards travel expenses that may include: conference registration, 1/2 double room rate, meals, and transportation. Travel grants will be awarded as reimbursements after the conference upon submission of receipts.

Submit your application by February 25, 2020.


The NAFSA Region XII Northern District Mini-Grant Program has been created with the purpose of advancing international education and the professional development of international educators in the Northern District. Two $500 Mini-Grants are available each year. Both mini-grants for 2020 are currently available. Learn more and apply now!

Region XII History

Interested in learning more about the history of Region XII and that of NAFSA, as well as the origins of international education? If so, read our wealth of informative articles.

Do you know of other resources that would be interesting to Region XII members? Please let us know!