August 2, 2016

CCID Spotlight!

The Spotlight is back after a brief hiatus! Please visit CCID's home page to check out our member spotlight! This week we are featuring CCID member Tallahassee Community College based in Tallahassee, Florida, USA! 

Photos & Presentations Links - Latin America & Caribbean Forum

Photos Link:
Password: CCID2016

Presentations Link:

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program congratulates the 15 community colleges and their students who have been selected to receive a scholarship to study or intern abroad during fall 2016 and academic year 2016-2017 terms. Three of the recipients are CCID member colleges. congratulations to:
  • Lane Community College
  • Miami Dade College
  • Portland Community College
To encourage more non-traditional students from community colleges to participate in education abroad, the Gilman Program accepts applications from students enrolled at community colleges/two-year institutions who are applying to or accepted to participate in credit-bearing education abroad programs that are a minimum of 14 days in length in one country, so long as the students meet all other applicant eligibility requirements 
The Gilman Program provides resources for applicants and advisors on our website,, and conducts live webinars during open application time and web symposiums throughout the year to address application and education abroad topics.
The application for spring 2017 and early application for summer 2017 programs will open in mid-August and student applications are due October 4, 2016 by 11:59pm (central).

Please contact the Gilman Program by emailing if you have any questions.


August Events & Deadlines

The Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) 

AC 2017 Call for Proposals - deadline August 15th. Also, see this document for more information. ​(Note: This conference has a slight overlap with CCID's AC 2017)

IIE would like to offer a discount of $2,000 to CCID members for IIE’s Partnership Programs in New Zealand and Mexico in 2016.  Although the application deadline has passed, IIE still has some spots available and welcomes CCID members.
There will be a webinar to learn more on August 10th at 2 PM Central.
Link to register for the webinar:

Questions can be directed to:
Shawn Patton, Program Manager-Center for International Partnerships
Institute of International Education (IIE) /
Phone: +1 646.308.8872
EducationUSA Pavilion at IEFT Turkey - October Fairs 
Early bird registraion deadlines mid-August. For more information, contact Selime Tokoglu at or visit

September Deadlines & Events

USMEXFUSION's Building Institutional Capacity for Internationalization at Home online professional development courses begin September 12, 2016 and run weekly through October 28, 2016 - 10% discount for CCID members. Rolling registrations. See this flyer for more details or visit

​AMEXCID Opportunities in Mexico
Application deadlines September 15, 2016
For teachers and students (in Spanish): Special Scholarships
For students (in English): Mexican Government Scholarships for International Students

World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics (WFCP) 2016 World Congress

The Role of Professional Education in the 21st Century
September 23-25, 2016 in Vitória, Brazil
Registration and more information:

NOVA's 4th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar
October 21-24, 2016
Registration deadline September 23rd.
For more information: 
4th Annual National Community College Peacebuilding Seminar


October Events & Deadlines

HCC will be hosting international recruitment agents from South and SE Asia. South Asian agents will be certified by the American International Recruitment Council (AIRC) and SE Asian agencies selected by Global Student Mobility (GSM). You may join their educator/agency portal. It is free and allows accredited US HEIs to connect directly with GSM approved agencies - members can fill their profile and then view other profiles. Approved Agency List is here. Portal Members list is here.

October 24th – Florida
Fair Venue: Hillsborough Community College, Tampa
10% discount until the middle of August and a 5% discount until the end of August.


Join the 10th Annual Broward College EurAsia Conference from October 10-13, 2016.
Registration deadline - October 1, 2016
Official Conference Invitation flyer and registration form.   

November Deadlines & Events

NACCE invites you to their regional summit, "Entrepreneurship in Appalachia: Think Globally, Teach Entrepreneurially" that will inspire you to adopt an entrepreneurial mindset! This event will take place in Prestonsburg, KY on November 17-18. For more information: 2016 ARC Summit - Save the Date!

Other Events for 2017

Call for Proposals Coming Soon!


National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD)
Save the Date - AC 2017, May 27-30, 2017
For more information and Call for Proposals: NISOD Annual Conference

CCIDXChange - August 2, 2016