Education Esports Nonprofit NASEF to Get New Home By Dian Schaffhauser 12/07/20
A nonprofit dedicated to growing esports in high schools is going independent. After two and a half years of support by the Samueli Foundation, the North America Scholastic Esports Federation (NASEF) will begin operations as an independent entity run under the new World Wide Scholastic Esports Foundation (WWSEF). The change becomes official on Jan. 1, 2021.
NASEF has grown from a small pilot program in Orange County, to an organization with almost a thousand clubs in North America, esports curriculum, training programs, competitions and research projects.
The program will continue being supported by a corps of partners, including Connected Camps; the Connected Learning Lab at the University of California, Irvine; the