Scholarships and Training

AFCEA Europe Professional Development

Visit the AFCEA International professional development pages for information about the various courses offered through the European chapters.

AFCEA Europe Scholarships

Visit the AFCEA International Scholarship pages for the entire list of scholarships.

Robert Howell Memorial Educational Fund

Commodore Robert Howell, RN (Ret.), was dedicated to delivering on AFCEA's commitment to students and the education community. He was the force behind establishing AFCEA student chapters/clubs, conducting International Student Conferences and taking AFCEA professional development courses and the AFCEA Leadership Forum to Europe.

To honor Commodore. Howell and keep his upbeat, positive spirit alive, AFCEA created an AFCEA International educational fund in his name. This fund is used to support chapter educational programs for students outside of the United States.

Donations honoring the commodore can be made to the AFCEA Educational Foundation either online or by mail:

AFCEA Educational Foundation
4400 Fair Lakes Court
Fairfax, VA  22033-3899

Please indicate "For Robert Howell" on the donation. Funds will be used for the following:

  • International student chapter/club scholarships
  • International Student Conference
  • International AFCEA Leadership Forum tuitions

Student Chapters

AFCEA Student Chapters/Clubs are a high priority for AFCEA. DEREE College students of The American College of Greece, Athens, founded one of the early AFCEA student clubs. Commodore Howell was instrumental in making this possible, and representatives of this club attended the International Student Conferences In addition to the Greek Student Club, AFCEA student clubs/chapters are at Argentina Army University and Prague University.

Contact the AFCEA Educational Foundation for more information.