Current Opportunities

The following committees and working groups are currently seeking new members. Please apply using the application form at the bottom of this page. Applicants will be notified after September 15.


Groups contributing to recurring Forum efforts on a cyclical basis. Length of term of service varies by committee.

Wollitzer Award Committee

Length of Term: 1 award cycle, approx. 2 months

Description:  The Peter A. Wollitzer Advocacy Award honors a colleague who has been remarkably effective in influencing institutions of higher learning to understand and support education abroad through the promotion of The Forum’s mission. The Selection Committee includes a representative from the Board of Directors (appointed by the Executive Committee of the Board), a representative from the Forum Council, and three members-at-large. Selection will occur in January, and the award will be presented at the Annual Conference.

Expected Deliverables: Selection of winner

Check back here later this year if you are interested in joining future working groups: State of the Field Survey Committee, Annual Conference Committee

Working Groups

Project-based groups with finite start and end dates based around a particular project or deliverable.

Check back here later this year if you are interested in joining future working groups: Assessment Resources Working Group, Salary Survey Working Group

Interested in joining a Committee or Working Group?

Complete the following form to apply.

All Working Groups and Committee projects start with ideas and recommendations from Forum members.