Technical Awards

Please submit a complete nomination package by the deadline date to awards@aiaa.org.


AIAA Technical Award Nomination Form 

Browse the awards and award winners.

Name Opens Closes
Aeroacoustics Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Aerodynamic Measurement Technology Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Aerodynamics Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Aerospace Communications Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Aerospace Contribution to Society Award    
Aerospace Design Engineering Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Aerospace Guidance, Navigation, and Control Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Aerospace Maintenance Award    
Aerospace Power Systems Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Aerospace Software Engineering Award 1 February 2022 1 July 2022
AIAA / AAAE / ACC Jay Hollingsworth Speas Airport Award 1 July 2021 1 November 2021
AIAA-ASC James H. Starnes Jr. Award 1 February 2024 1 June 2024
Air Breathing Propulsion Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Aircraft Design Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Aircraft Operations Award    
Ashley Award for Aeroelasticity 1 February 2024 1 July 2024
Chanute Flight Test Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Command, Control, Communication, and Intelligence Award    
Computer-Aided Engineering and Manufacturing Award    
de Florez Award for Flight Simulation 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Dr. John C. Ruth Digital Avionics Award 1 October 2021 1 February 2022
Energy Systems Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Engineer of the Year Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Excellence in Aerospace Standardization Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
F. E. Newbold V/STOL Award 1 July 2022 1 October 2022
Fluid Dynamics Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
George M. Low Space Transportation Award 1 October 2021 1 February 2022
Ground Testing Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Haley Space Flight Award 1 October 2022 1 February 2023
Hap Arnold Award for Excellence in Aeronautical Program Management 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Hypersonic Systems and Technologies 1 October 2021 1 February 2022
ICME Prize    
Information Systems Award 1 February 2022 1 July 2022
Intelligent Systems 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
James A. Van Allen Space Environments Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Jeffries Aerospace Medicine and Life Sciences Research Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Lawrence Sperry Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Losey Atmospheric Sciences Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Mechanics and Control of Flight Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Microgravity and Space Processes Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021