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Undergraduate Scholarship Digital Avionics - Dr. James Rankin

The AIAA Foundation undergraduate scholarship program awards 30 scholarships of 2000 – 2,500 to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors each year. All participants can apply to renew the scholarships annually until graduation. The AIAA Digital Avionics Technical Committee has made specific, significant scholarship donations, to recognize the top applicants every year.
  • Full Name: Miles Thomas Bengtson
  • Category: Undergraduate
  • Notes: Miles Bengtson is a sophomore studying Engineering Physics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. After graduating, he plans to work in the Commercial Space industry in order to make space accessible to the general public. Miles has worked on research projects in autonomous systems, nanosatellite design, and 3D stereoscopic vision systems. He is originally from Davidson, North Carolina