To preserve and promote the tradition of selecting a collegiate All-America Football Team as started by Walter Camp, “The Father of American Football,” in 1889. Pay tribute to individuals who contribute to the great American game of football, perpetuate his ideals and support humanitarian programs and activities.
The Walter Camp Football Foundation is an all-volunteer organization founded in 1967. The Foundation operates year round working towards the following purposes:
- Oversee the selection of the current year’s entries into the oldest college All-America Football Team as voted on by the FBS Head Coaches and Sports Information Directors
- Select and honor other individuals who have distinguished themselves
- Donation of financial support to worthy charities and youth-oriented organizations