The Washington Fisk Alumni Association (WFAA)
The Washington Fisk Alumni Association (WFAA) invites you to explore the Nation's Capitol with us. Connect with Fiskites in the DC metropolitan area. Find out about events and scholarship opportunities.
All meetings are held at 4 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month (except holiday Sundays, Super Bowl, and the months of May/Commencement, July, and August). All meetings will be on Zoom until further notice.
Contact us for meeting information and to be added to our email list.
DC Fisk Swag Sale
The DC Fisk Club has curated a special collection of unique Fisk items for your enjoyment. Made by and for Fiskites, these items are part of our fundraiser to raise money for Fisk University. All of the proceeds from the sales go to the Washington Fisk Club. We will use them to fund scholarships and other programs on the campus. The collection includes lightweight t-shirts and face masks in a wide variety of sizes. They are perfect for summer activities. Get your swag now for Summer Programs.
Join Our Virtual Happy Hour
Join our Fisk Fun Bunch (FFB) and Friends Virtual Happy Hour on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at
6PM EST. For more information on how to join, contact Ann Paytes '69.
Support the WFAA through AmazonSmile
When you shop, Amazon gives. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. Support the Washington Fisk Alumni Association (WFAA) by shopping at smile.amazon.com
Fisk Talented Tenth Scholarship
Apply for the $5,000 Fisk Talented Tenth Scholarship!
This scholarship is designated for a new student (freshman or transfer) enrolling at Fisk University from Washington, DC, Maryland, VA or North Carolina.
For more information on how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What Everyone Should Know About Fisk
Founded in 1866, Fisk University is the oldest institution of higher education in Nashville, Tennessee. Fisk received a charter for the first chapter of The Phi Beta Kappa Society on a predominantly black campus in 1953. Fisk’s outstanding faculty and students continue to enhance the University’s national reputation for academic excellence that is validated year after year by the leading third party reviewers, as well as by the pool of talented applicants and the large percentage of alumni who complete graduate or professional degrees and become leaders and scholars in their fields.