FEA Day – December 9, 2021

Join us for a day of all things FEA! There’s something for everyone. All events will take place virtually. Links will be shared with registrants by Wednesday, December 8th.

Interested in sponsoring FEA Day? Download our sponsorship menu and register as a sponsor here. Please contact Angie at aschaffer@fundforeducationabroad.org with questions.

7pm EST

Our FEAtured Performers

FEAtured Event: An Evening with FEA

Join us for an evening celebrating FEA’s 10th anniversary! This virtual event (that’s right, you can join us from the comfort of your couch) will feature stories from FEA Scholars & Alumni; a keynote from celebrated writer, educator, and culinary historian Michael Twitty; and a musical performance by QueenEarth. Enjoy wine delivered directly to your door from the McBride Sisters vineyard with the purchase of a FEAtured Friend ticket by December 1.

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All Day

Silent Auction

Our silent auction will be open all day on December 9, from 12:05am – 11:55pm EST! Be sure to bid on one of these exciting items that range in worth from $25 gift cards to $2,500 vacation rentals.

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10am EST

FEA Access Partner Panel

FEA’s Access Partners will talk about the Access Partner Program, their relationship with FEA, and how FEA and Access Partners continue to work together towards a more equitable and accessible study abroad landscape. 

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12:30pm EST

Who Gets the Money, and Why: Unpacking Inequities Within Scholarship in Higher Education

Panelists: Tierra Dorsey (Central Scholarship); Peter Raucci (Posse Foundation); More TBA

Moderator: Christina Thompson (COMPEAR) 

In this interactive session, a panel of experts will reflect on the origins of scholarships in higher education and work with attendees to begin unpacking the creation of more inclusive, equitable, and diverse scholarship processes. 

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3pm EST

Advisor Info Session

We welcome higher education professionals including advisors and student life staff from study abroad, diversity and inclusion, financial aid to join us as we share information about FEA Scholarships and tips on assisting students with the application process.  

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Prospective Applicant Open Advising Hour

Are you planning to study abroad? Then this session is for you! We’ll walk you through the FEA Scholarship Application to ensure you maximize your chances of receiving FEA funding.  

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Alumni Event: Maximizing Mentorship Opportunities

In this interactive session, Alumni Trustees will talk with attendees about making the most out of mentorship opportunities–for both mentors and mentees alike. We’ll offer mentorship models, and discuss ways to approach potential mentors. Panelists will discuss the utility of sites like LinkedIn for networking and give recommendations from their own mentorship journeys. The session will feature a lively Q&A with opportunities for attendees to ask questions of panelists as well of each other.

Thank you to our FEA Day Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsors

Gene & Dale Kenney

Kate Simpson & Stuart Grossman

Platinum Sponsors

Melibee Global

CET Academic Programs

CAPA The Global Education Network

DIS Study in Scandinavia

Gold Sponsors


Marci Bradley Consulting

AIFS Abroad

The American University in Cairo

Education in Ireland


The Institute for Study Abroad

The Intern Group

The School for Field Studies

SIT Study Abroad

University of Auckland

University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)