Aerospace Spotlight Awards
| 2013 AIAA Foundation Award of Excellence
||AIAA Fellows with Sandy Magnus (middle), AIAA executive director
The awards to be conferred at the 2014 AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala include:
Goddard Astronautics Award for notable achievement in the field of astronautics.
Reed Aeronautics Award for notable achievement in the field of aeronautics.
AIAA Foundation Award for Excellence recognizes individuals, teams, programs, or organizations whose current noteworthy accomplishment, extraordinary lifetime contributions or unique accomplishments represent "excellence within the aerospace community" and generate "inspiration for the global community.”
International Cooperation Award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the initiation, organization, implementation and /or management of activities with significant United States involvement that includes extensive international cooperative activities in space, aeronautics, or both.
Public Service Award honors an individual widely known outside the aerospace community who is not an AIAA member but has shown consistent and visible support of national aviation and space goals, of aeronautics and astronautics research and development, or of aerospace programs.
Distinguished Service Award gives unique recognition to an individual member of AIAA who has provided distinguished service to the Institute over a period of years.
The Daniel Guggenheim Medal was established in 1929 for the purpose of honoring persons who make notable achievements in the advancement of aeronautics.
2014 Fellows and Honorary Fellows. The title of Honorary Fellow, the highest distinction conferred by AIAA, is granted to preeminent individuals who have long and highly contributory careers in aerospace, and who embody the highest possible standards in aeronautics and astronautics. The distinction of Fellow is conferred upon those members of the Institute who have made notable and valuable contributions to the arts, sciences, or technology of aeronautics or astronautics.
For more information about AIAA's nomination process, click here. To request the nomination form, please contact Carol Stewart at email@example.com.