Media & Scholar News

Tillman Scholars are experts in their fields and work to make an impact in communities at the local and global levels. The Pat Tillman Foundation elevates their voices by promoting Tillman Scholar stories in the media.



NFL Selects Four Pat Tillman Foundation Scholars to Serve as Honorary Captains for Super Bowl LVII

Four Pat Tillman Foundation (PTF) Tillman Scholars, each making an impact in their respective industries, will represent the enduring legacy of service that Pat Tillman

Tillman Scholars in the News

We’re proud of these Tillman Scholars for continuing to make an impact on their communities. Read on to see how they continue to lead through

2023 Pat’s Run Medal Reveal!

Check out the 2023 Pat’s Run finisher medal in 3…2…1..! 2023 Pat’s Run medals are here! We are thrilled to be launching the first part

Tillman Scholar Margo Darragh Offers Advice for Preparing your Application

Are you preparing your application for the 2023 class of Tillman Scholars? We want to help you put your best foot forward and what better

19th Annual Pat’s Run Registration is Open!

The 19th Annual Pat‘s Run, presented by TEKsystems, is back in person and you do not want to miss your chance to register! Join us at Sun Devil

Pat Tillman Foundation announces the Tillman Leadership Institute

Headed by education expert Colleen Reaney, TLI to bring Tillman Scholars’ leadership lessons to corporations, universities, NPOs, and government agencies CHICAGO — The Pat Tillman

Tillman Scholar Heather King Discusses Her Sobriety Journey

As we enter 2023, new goals arise with the opportunity to better ourselves. A common goal to start the new year is to participate in

Inspire Action: Scholars in Education

One of our core values is scholarship, which we define as being a lifelong learner, passionate about intellectual growth. And we can’t think of a

Inspire Action: Scholars Fighting for a Better World

Each day this week, we’re focusing on the ways in which Tillman Scholars inspire action across a variety of fields, including advocacy and humanitarianism.  Inspiring

Inspire Action: Entrepreneurial Scholars

Every day this week, we’re highlighting a different impact area where Tillman Scholars inspire action and lead the way.  Today, we turn to the innovators

Inspire Action: Scholars in Healthcare

As we close out our Inspire Action campaign, we’ll be highlighting the many areas in which our Tillman Scholars make an impact and inspire action

PTF Top 10: The Many Accomplishments of Our Scholars

Our remarkable Tillman Scholar community now numbers more than 800 individuals strong; more than 800 military veterans and spouses eager and equipped to make their