CFR partners with educational institutions and research centers to foster a deeper understanding of international relations and an enduring interest in U.S. foreign policy.
The Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) comprises thirty-four member schools in North America, Asia, and Europe dedicated to the improvement of professional education in international affairs and the advancement thereby of international understanding, prosperity, peace, and security.
The Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at the City College of New York (CCNY) is a nonpartisan educational, training and research center with the mission to prepare new generations of publicly engaged leaders from populations previously underrepresented in public service and policy circles.
The Forum for the Future of Higher Education is a community of academic leaders and scholars across the country who explore new thinking in higher education. The Forum facilitates shared inquiry and collaboration on issues likely to influence the future of higher education. CFR and the Forum organize a Higher Education Working Group on Global Issues twice a year.
Global Kids provides school-based and after school programs that increase young people's understanding of complex global issues. Global Kids and CFR partner to organize a summer institute and a roundtable series during which students interact with leading experts on international challenges.
The National Forensic League is a national honor society for collegiate, high school, and middle school speech and debate. They work to spark transformation in the lives of students, and to help them become effective communicators, critical thinkers, and engaged, ethical members of democratic society.