Forum Membership

The Forum on Education Abroad is an institutional membership association and welcomes as members all institutions of higher learning, consortia, agencies, and organizations who are committed to improving education abroad. Members join a dynamic community that engages in thoughtful dialogue about the issues facing the field of education abroad. Questions about membership can be submitted to

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Why join The Forum?


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To support our colleagues during the COVID-19 crisis, The Forum invites education abroad professionals who have experienced job loss as a result of the pandemic to apply for complimentary individual membership. Learn more about eligibility requirements and how to apply»

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The Forum is sincerely grateful to our members for your efforts to ensure quality education abroad experiences for all students. It has been heartbreaking to see the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on our field, yet we feel so much pride in the care and consideration demonstrated for students, including both their physical safety and academic continuity.

In support of our members, there will be no increase in membership dues for the 2021-2022 membership year. In addition, fees for all events and trainings will remain the same or be reduced as appropriate for virtual formats and experiences.

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Forum Membership Pathway Grant

The Forum Membership Pathway Grant was established as a means to provide membership funding to less-resourced institutions and organizations and to assist The Forum in reaching its goals for diversifying membership. All institutions and organizations are eligible to apply.


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