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Welcome to the TFAS Alumni Network! Since 1967, more than 16,000 students have attended a TFAS program in the U.S., Prague, Greece, Hong Kong or Latin America. Representing more than 140 countries, TFAS Alumni are leaders throughout the world – forging careers in politics, government, public policy, business, philanthropy and the media.


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The Alumni Awards recognize the distinguished accomplishments of our alumni and commend their dedication and service to TFAS and the world.


Latest Alumni News


Alumni Explore Connections Between Liberty and Philanthropy at Weekend Conference

The first weekend in October, 14 TFAS alumni gathered in Arlington, Virginia for a three-day seminar on “Philanthropy and Liberty.” The weekend conference was part of the TFAS Curriculum of Liberty Seminars program, an alumni continuing education opportunity…

Associate Justice Neil M. Gorsuch Speaks at TFAS Defending Freedom Luncheon

TFAS was honored to have Associate Justice Neil M. Gorsuch of the U.S. Supreme Court deliver remarks at its Defending Freedom Luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. Justice Gorsuch spoke on the dual importance of teaching civics and encouraging habits of civility…

Alumna Elizabeth Jia Leveraged TFAS Network as Award-Winning Journalist and Producer

Elizabeth Jia (IPJ 05, PPF 16) knows her way around a TV camera and has earned awards and accolades for her work both in front of and behind one. She is also an expert on tapping her local network, especially her TFAS alumni network, to shine a spotlight on…

800 Guests Celebrate 50 Years of Teaching Freedom at TFAS 50th Anniversary Gala

Nearly 800 TFAS alumni, supporters, leadership, faculty and friends gathered in celebration of 50 years of The Fund for American Studies on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.  Also attending were members of Congress, ambassadors and dignitaries from government. WATCH…

The TFAS Journey: Cultivating Leaders for a Brighter, More Prosperous Future

The following are excerpts from TFAS President Roger Ream’s remarks at the TFAS 50th Anniversary Gala on Sept. 28, 2017. For full coverage of the event, visit  Beginnings are special. The founding of The Fund for American Studies…

Public Policy Fellows Celebrate 10 Years and Welcome New Members

On Sept. 12, more than 30 current and former TFAS Public Policy Fellows (PPF) convened at TFAS Headquarters for a reception to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the program, commemorate the 50th year of TFAS and connect with other Fellows as the 2016-17 class…