What is the Mission of NAFA?

Our mission is to serve higher education administrators and faculty who assist college-level students with applications for an array of nationally competitive, merit-based scholarships.

Who can become a member of NAFA?

The membership of NAFA consists of fellowships advisors in higher education or non-profit organizations. NAFA membership is limited to faculty or staff who are advising (or have advised) students on one or more grants, scholarships, or fellowships. Affiliated members will include interested staff from non-profit fellowship organizations or foundations.

What are the types of NAFA memberships?

There are three types of Memberships:

  • Academic Membership - $300.00 annually. This membership category is appropriate for scholarship/fellowship advisors at colleges and universities. 
  • Affiliate memberships - $300.00 annually. This membership category is appropriate for funding agencies and Foundations.
Where can I find information about scholarships?

NAFA is not able to work directly with individual scholarship seekers. If you are a college-level student in search of merit-based awards, please contact your university for guidance.