Milken Scholar 2021
Scholar Profile

Ashfah Alam

Political Science


Ashfah Alam, a graduate of The Chapin School, is a TEAK Fellow and co-founder of The REACH Project, a community-based program that provides free extracurricular activities for low-income students. She was an intern at the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum, co-head of her school's Asian Affinity group, and selected to meet members of Congress at St. Alban’s School of Public Service in Washington, D.C. to engage in public policy discourse. Ashfah studies political science and human rights at Columbia University.

High school:  The Chapin School


College Year Degree
Columbia University
New York, NY
2025 B.A. Political Science