Home » Alumni



Stay connected. Build your future. Change the world.

Welcome to the TFAS Alumni Network! Since 1967, TFAS has reached more than 42,000 students and professionals through our academic programs, fellowships and seminars. Representing more than 140 countries, TFAS Alumni are leaders throughout the world – forging careers in politics, government, public policy, business, philanthropy and the media.

Connect with Alumni online through TFAS Alumni Connect!

TFAS Alumni Awards

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


Latest Alumni News


Introducing “The Soul of Civility,” New Book by Novak Fellow Alexandra Hudson

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is proud to have more than 200 alumni who dedicate their careers to courageous journalism. Alexandra Hudson, Novak '19, joins the ranks of these accomplished alumni with her latest book “The Soul of Civility: Timeless…

From Happy Hours to Industry Insiders: How TFAS Alumni Are Staying Connected

The TFAS Alumni Engagement team is traveling throughout the country and the globe to connect alumni and welcome recent graduates to the TFAS Alumni Network. TFAS alumni near and far have connected with one another at exclusive networking events in Chicago,…

Alumni Find Forever Love at TFAS: Joel and Sarah Troutman

While managing the TFAS Business + Government Relations program track in 2017, Joel Troutman ’13 met his future wife, Sarah Markley Troutman ’16, who returned to TFAS as a program advisor. They spent the summer getting to know each other as colleagues…

TFAS Alumni Books to Add to Your 2023 Reading List

Calling all book lovers! The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is proud to showcase the following accomplished alumni who were recently published.

Aubree Eliza Weaver Accepts 2022 Young Alumnus Award

Politico legislative affairs editor Aubree Eliza Weaver ’11, PPF '16 was presented with the 2022 Young Alumnus Award at TFAS's Volunteer Open House on October 26 at the TFAS headquarters. The Young Alumnus Award is given to an alumnus/a who has achieved…

32nd Annual TFAS Scholarship Dinner Celebrates Pinnacles of Courageous Leadership

TFAS alumni, students, supporters and friends gathered at the 32nd Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner on July 13, 2022, to celebrate the accomplishments of four honorable leaders in the business and government relations sectors.