Sustained Service Award
The Sustained Service Award is presented to recognize sustained, significant service and contributions to AIAA by members of the Institute. The nominee/recipient must be a member in good standing who has shown continuing dedication to the interests of the Institute by making significant and sustained contributions over a period of years. Up to 20 awards are presented each year.
A nomination form and scoresheet documenting AIAA participation and contributions are required. Nominees for the award must score a minimum of 100 points on the Score Sheet. These annual awards are presented at a Forum or activity with which the recipient is most associated or active, or may be presented by the recipient’s local AIAA section at an appropriate section event.
Nomination Deadline: 1 July
- Full Name: Mr. Richard G Culpepper
- AIAA Citation: In recognition of his sustained dedication and leadership to AIAA in Technical Activities and at the Section, Region, and National Level for 41 years