Our Work in Action

For 25 years, and through the generosity of our members and partners, the Institute has impacted countless students and educators through the support of the AIAA Foundation. Our programs have:

  • Funded more than 1,400 K-12 classroom grants, impacting over 200,000 students
  • Awarded more than 1,300 aerospace scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students
  • Supported more than 400 student conferences engaging more than 13,000 students with practical application skills
  • Sponsored design competitions that have engaged more than 11,000 college students providing unique opportunities to apply engineering skills
  • Enabled more than 140,000 student members and 9,000 Educator Associates to continue learning about aerospace science and technology