The World's Forum for Aerospace Leadership

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The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

is the world's largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession.

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AIAA. It’s everything aerospace. And it
can be yours.

Make AIAA your home.
Student membership costs only $25.
K-12 Educators join free.

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Benefits of Educational Membership

Ask yourself: Where can you turn to find people with the same passion you have? AIAA.
Membership in AIAA makes you part of the largest and most prestigious 
community of aerospace professionals in the world. It makes you a champion of innovation for the benefit of humanity. And it provides you reliable resources and opportunities to advance, including:

  • Student chapters – on nearly 200 campuses worldwide

  • Local events – the easiest way to meet practicing professionals

  • Student Paper Conferences – the chance to present peer-reviewed papers and build your resume

  • Design Competitions – design a vehicle that parallels real world challenges and possibly win prizes

  • Professional networks – the most powerful way to connect with people who’ve made discoveries, written books, published groundbreaking research and completed missions

  • Scholarships – the means to fund your degree and earn profession-wide recognition while you’re still in school

  • Technical programs – the sources for new ideas

  • National conferences – an inspiring way to grow and learn

  • Career center – the ladder to an internship or job

  • Membership Perks & Privileges

  • Country Discounts

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