Alumni Program

Scholarships Then, Benefits Now

AHLEF supported hospitality management students when they were in school, and we help keep their careers on track through our Scholars Alumni Program, which is available to all former AHLEF scholars.

The program helps alumni advance their hospitality careers by promoting them as future industry leaders and raising their visibility through networking, education and career development opportunities.

Alumni Benefits

Industry Recognition 

As an AHLEF Scholarship Alumni, you are part of a special, select group of former hospitality management students. AHLEF promotes its alumni as the industry's brightest professionals through various Foundation publications, promotions and its website.

Networking Opportunities

You'll have abundant opportunities to network with fellow alumni from across the country, opening doors that will advance your career. 

  • AHLEF Connect is our exciting new platform for alumni of our scholarship and training programs. You will be able to: 

    • Connect - Find fellow AHLEF scholarship recipient alumni to build your network
    • Give back – Introduce, employ and be a mentor to AHLEF's graduating seniors and rising stars.
    • Expand – Leverage your professional network to get introduced to people you should know.
    • Get ahead – Advance your career through inside connections working in top hotel companies and receive access to exclusive opportunities.
    • Find career opportunities – Coming Soon Get access to the best jobs across the country with a hospitality specific job board.
  • AHLA conferences. All alumni are encouraged to attend our national conferences, as well as the regional and state meetings of AHLA's partner state hotel associations.
  • AHLEF Scholarship Alumni LinkedIn Group. Created exclusively for alumni to connect, share news and updates, and network.

Employment Opportunities

View hospitality job links on our website, and access AHLA's Career Center to find job opportunities.