Faculty Advisor Award
The Faculty Advisor Award is presented to the officially recognized faculty advisor of a chartered AIAA Student Branch who, in the opinion of student branch members and the AIAA Student Activities Committee, has made outstanding contributions as a student branch faculty advisor, as evidenced by the record of his or her student branch in local, regional, and national activities. For this award, the nomination must include one letter of endorsement from either a student branch officer or current student member of the appropriate student branch plus 2 letters of endorsement from AIAA members. This annual award is generally presented at the AIAA Science and Technology (SCITECH) Forum.
Nomination Deadline: 1 April
- Full Name: Prof Robert G Melton
- Category: Educator Award
- AIAA Citation: “For more than two decades of service as advisor to the Penn State Student Branch, mentoring students on to significant accomplishments in professional activities.”