Local Coordinator Application

Please understand that your application does not confirm your status as a coordinator with American Councils. Upon receiving your application, American Councils staff will review your application, contact your references and complete a background screening. Within approximately two weeks of submission, you will be contacted regarding your application status.

Mailing Address

Contact Information



Please provide brief answers to the following questions. Feel free to provide additional comments.

Personal References

Please provide four references (non-relatives) from members of your community, as indicated below, who know you and can speak to your suitability and qualifications to serve as a local coordinator.
Someone with whom you work (non-relative)

Someone who has been in your home (non-relative)

Community Leader or School Representative who knows you (non-relative)

Other Reference (non-relative)

Background Screening

The U.S. Department of State requires that all local coordinators working with high school age participants complete a criminal background screening.

American Councils will send you an email in the next few days which will include a unique link you can follow to the Intellicorp Online Portal to start the background check. Please check your Spam or Junk folder. If you don't receive a confirmation email, email us to let us know.