4th Biennial NAFA Conference, Scholarships in a National Context, July 25-28, 2007, Washington, DC

"Scholarships in a National Context" was the theme of this 2007 NAFA Conference. Capitalizing on the location in Washington, DC, programming was presented on the political institutions that create and define scholarship programs (such as embassies, Congress, and the State Department).

The conference addressed: New scholarship initiatives within the federal government; The political context surrounding national scholarships (trends in the appropriations process and scholarship initiatives under the Bush administration); and Alternatives and complements to prestigious scholarships (Peace Corps, Teach for America, etc.).