Skip to main content

Scholarship Recipients

Questions?

Office of Development and Alumni Relations
202-885-5900
Fax: 202-895-4998
giving@american.edu

Office of Development and Alumni Relations
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016

Recent News

Lydia Albanesius

Heading Back to Kindergarten to Teach for America

Lydia Albanesius, SPA/BA ’07, a recipient of the Lura Bradfield Foundation Scholarship, thought she wanted to go to law school. Then she realized she didn't want to be a lawyer - she just wanted to do social justice work.

Tom Jacobson, SIS/BA '87.

For Alum, Career Began at AU

For the past few years, Tom Jacobson, SIS/BA '87, has headed the Friends of the Library Steering Committee, helping to raise both money and awareness for the University Library.

Hannah Hankins '11.  Photo by: Jeff Watts.

Scholarship Recipient Eager to Pay it Forward

Hannah Hankins ’11 knows firsthand the difference charitable giving can make. The Minnesota native received a merit scholarship to make her dream of attending AU a reality and hopes her own donations will make an AU experience possible for others.