For any individual serving as an academic advisor or faculty academic advisor for at least one year but less than three years. Employed by an institution that is accredited and/or licensed within their own country. For those applicants outside the U.S. and Canada (where advising is similar) an additional explanation of accreditation may be necessary. NACADA membership is required at the time of application. Scholarship Recipients must document their experiences to any of the ways listed from the scholarship site.