32nd Annual TFAS Scholarship Dinner

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is delighted to announce a new international program this summer - TFAS Guatemala!

Teaching Freedom Since 1967


The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is a 501(c)3 educational nonprofit that is changing the world by developing leaders for a free society. Our transformational programs teach the principles of limited government, free-market economics and honorable leadership to students and young professionals in America and around the world.


By offering a portfolio of more than 20 different academic programs, fellowships and seminars, the TFAS Journey helps cultivate future leaders from high school, all the way through to their university studies and professional careers.

Today, there are more than 42,000 TFAS alumni making the difference in their communities and throughout the world by championing the values essential to the preservation and success of a free society.

TFAS Alumni Reconvene in Washington, D.C.

More than 60 TFAS alumni gathered in Washington, D.C., this April to reconnect with friends old and new. Beautiful weather and great company made for the perfect spring evening to celebrate the companionship and support of the TFAS Alumni Network.


The Latest at TFAS


Liberty + Leadership News: May 20

Read the latest TFAS alumni and supporter updates in this week's Liberty + Leadership News.

TFAS Alumni Featured in Local Newspapers for Successful Semester in Washington

Two recent alumni of the Capital Semester Spring 2022 program, Colleen Goggin '22 and Jonathan Reuss '22, were featured in separate newspaper articles for their accomplishments in Washington, D.C., with TFAS.

TFAS Alumni Discuss Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine with Ambassador Dobriansky 

This month, The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) hosted an alumni webinar on the Russian war on Ukraine featuring TFAS Trustee Ambassador Paula J. Dobriansky. She spoke eloquently and knowledgeably about the topic, while also discussing the humanitarian crises…

TFAS Events


St. Louis Luncheon with Dr. Roger Butters

TFAS supporters, friends and local alumni are invited to join us for a luncheon featuring Dr. Roger Butters, Hillsdale College associate professor of economics, at Washington University on June 14, 2022.

Houston Luncheon with Dr. Jamie Wagner

TFAS supporters, friends and local alumni are invited to join us for a luncheon featuring Dr. Jamie Wagner, associate professor at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, at Rice University on June 15, 2022.

Alumni Webinar: Dr. Anne Bradley on The Economics of Terrorism

Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley is the George and Sally Mayer Fellow for Economic Education and the Vice President of Academic Affairs at The Fund for American Studies. Dr. Bradley works to enhance the impact and reach of TFAS economic education programs through…