"As a senior hospitality major, I have that dream career that I am working hard towards... and as a recipient of the Rama Scholarship for the American Dream, the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation is helping me towards making that dream a reality."

Jenny Troutman
University of South Carolina Hospitality Management

American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation

For more than 60 years, the Foundation has been the primary source of financial support for industry-related scholarships and research. In recent years its mandate has expanded to include funding to launch and maintain school-to-career and workforce development initiatives in order to attract and retain more employees to our industry.

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