As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.

President John F. Kennedy, Former Member of Congress

Our Partners

We would like to thank our many partners, who help us to sustain and grow our programs. We are grateful for their generous support and commitment to public service and civil discourse.

2014 17th Annual Statesmanship Award
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Toyota Motor North America · Volkswagen Group of America · The Embassy of Japan – Washington, D.C.


Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy · Brussels Airlines · Deutsche Telekom · The Embassy of France · The Embassy of the Republic of Turkey · Guerin Public Relations, Inc. · Lufthansa German Airlines · The Representative of German Industry and Trade


Actavis · AGCO International GmbH · Airbus Americas · Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP ·The Albanian American Foundation and Civic League · Allianz of America · American Chamber of Commerce in Germany · American Gas Association · Anheuser-Busch · APCO Worldwide · Arent Fox, LLP · Arnold & Porter, LLP ·Barbara Kennelly Associates · BASF · Bipartisan Policy Center · BNP Paribas · The Boeing Company · Business Roundtable ·The Coca-Cola Company · Congressional Federal Credit Union · The Honorable James and Carmen Courter ·DEIK (Foreign Economic Relations Board)/TAIK (Turkish-American Business Council) · Count Denis de Kergorlay · The Delahunt Group/Eckert Seamans · DLA Piper · Eckrich® · The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany ·The Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan · Fisk University · The Flemming Foundation · Food Marketing Institute · Mr. Al Gamble · GDF SUEZ · George S. Coyne Chemical Co., Inc. · Grocery Manufacturers Association ·The Honorable Amory Houghton, Jr. · Howard University · InterContinental Hotels Group, PLC · Maker’s Mark Distillery, Inc. Michelin North America · National Rural Electric Cooperative Association · Omega World Travel · Salamander Hotels & Resorts · Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the United States (TECRO) · Tug McGraw Foundation · Turkish Airlines

Grantmaking Partners

The German Marshall Fund of the United States
Japan-US Friendship Commission
Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA
The National Endowment for the Humanities
The Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV)
The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB)

Institutional Partners

Bipartisan Policy Center
Bloomberg Government
The Concord Coalition
Congressional Federal Credit Union
Congressional Youth Leadership Council
The Flemming Charitable Foundation
House Democracy Partnership
Institute for Representative Government
International Republican Institute
Legacy International
Lou Frey Institute
Meridian International Center
National Archives
National Democratic Institute
People to People Ambassador Program
PGA of America
The  State University of New York
The Stennis Center for Public Service Leadership
War Fighters Sports USA
The Friedrich Ebert Foundation
The Friedrich Naumann Foundation
The Hanns Seidel Foundation
The Heinrich Boell Foundation
The Konrad Adenauer Foundation

Business Advisory Council

Airbus Americas
American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
B. Braun Medical, Inc.
Central Japan Railway Company
Cheniere Energy, Inc.
Deutsche Telekom
DHL Deutsche Post
Eli Lilly and Company
Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA
Guerin Public Relations, Inc.
Hitachi, Ltd.
Lufthansa German Airlines
Marubeni America Corporation
Mitsubishi International Corporation
Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc.
Representative of German Industry and Trade
Toyota Motor North America, Inc.
United Parcel Service
Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Associations of Former Parliamentarians

Association of Former Members of the Parliament of Australia
Canadian Association of Former Parliamentarians (CAFP)
European Parliament Former Members Association
Association of Former Members of the Parliament of New Zealand

Past Partners