"I see this scholarship as more than just money given for my studies. I see it as others investing in me because they believe that I have the potential to do anything I set my mind to; and it is amazing to see that support from this foundation."

Dimple Patel
2014 Rama American Dream Scholar, Florida International University

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.

Annual Giving Leaders
Carlson Family Foundation
Minaz Abji
The Robert Alter Family
Major Donors