The National Academy Foundation, also known as NAF, operates a network of high school career academies in the United States. The organization serves more than 50,000 students in over 500 institutions nationwide. It administers the Academy of Hospitality & Tourism and the Academy of Information Technology. Employees of nearly 2,500 businesses support NAF s students by securing paid internships, volunteering in classrooms and acting as mentors. The organization s courses include computer networking, customer service, digital video production and business economics. Its scholarship programs provide full-time study opportunities at a variety of educational institutions and professional organizations. The National Academy Foundation offers Web-based instruction and electronic learning courses and guides.