Technical Awards

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


Technical Award Nomination Form

Browse the awards and award winners.

Name Opens Closes
Aeroacoustics Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Aerodynamic Measurement Technology Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Aerodynamics Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Aerospace Communications Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
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 October 2019 1 February 2020
Aerospace Software Engineering Award 1 February 2020 1 July 2020
AIAA / AAAE / ACC Jay Hollingsworth Speas Airport Award 1 July 2019 1 November 2019
AIAA-ASC James H. Starnes Jr. Award 1 February 2020 25 June 2020
Air Breathing Propulsion Award 1 October 2019 1 February 2020
Aircraft Design Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Aircraft Operations Award    
Ashley Award for Aeroelasticity 1 February 2020 1 July 2020
Chanute Flight Test Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Command, Control, Communication, and Intelligence Award    
Computer-Aided Engineering and Manufacturing Award    
de Florez Award for Flight Simulation 1 February 2020 1 July 2020
Dr. John C. Ruth Digital Avionics Award 1 October 2019 1 February 2020
Energy Systems Award 1 October 2019 1 February 2020
Engineer of the Year Award 1 July 2019 1 November 2019
Excellence in Aerospace Standardization Award 1 February 2020 1 July 2020
F. E. Newbold V/STOL Award 1 February 2020 1 July 2020
Fluid Dynamics Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
George M. Low Space Transportation Award 1 October 2019 1 February 2020
Ground Testing Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Haley Space Flight Award 1 October 2019 1 February 2021
Hap Arnold Award for Excellence in Aeronautical Program Management 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Hypersonic Systems and Technologies 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
ICME Prize    
Information Systems Award 1 February 2020 1 July 2020
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 2020 1 October 2020
Lawrence Sperry Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Losey Atmospheric Sciences Award 1 July 2020 1 October 2020
Mechanics and Control of Flight Award 1 February 2020 1 July 2020
Missile Systems Award 1 February 2020 1 October 2020