The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) was founded in 1967 to help
instill in young people an appreciation for the American form of
government and the free enterprise system. TFAS sponsors Institutes that
teach college students about the principles and values upon which the
United States was founded.
The following Institutes are held in Washington, D.C. at Georgetown University:
- The Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems
For students interested in public policy, international affairs, and economics.
- The Institute on Political Journalism
For students looking to pursue a career in journalism, communications, and PR
- Institute on Business and Government Affairs
For students interested in lobbying, associations, and government affairs offices
- The Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service
For students looking to pursue a career in the nonprofit sector, volunteering, and fundraising.