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


2023 TFAS Year in Review

The year 2023 has been a journey of many milestones for The Fund for American Studies (TFAS). From exceeding enrollment goals for both D.C. Academic Internship Programs and High School Programs, to celebrating 30 years of TFAS International, 2023 has proven…

Books on The Podcast: New Publications from TFAS Alumna, Trustee and Former Regent

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is pleased to present a selection of book publications released this fall by Alexandra Hudson, Novak ’19, TFAS Board of Trustees member, Chris Ullman and TFAS former regent, Tom Morrison. Whether seeking career advice,…

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.