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
Missile Systems Award 1 February 2022 1 October 2022
Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Otto C. Winzen Lifetime Achievement Award 1 July 2022 1 October 2022
Piper General Aviation Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Plasmadynamics & Lasers Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Propellants & Combustion Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2022
Space Automation & Robotics 1 October 2022 1 February 2023
Space Operations & Support Award 1 October 2022 1 February 2023
Space Science Award 1 October 2021 1 February 2022
Space Systems Award 1 October 2021 1 February 2022
Structures, Structural Dynamics, & Materials Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Support Systems Award    
Survivability Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021
Theodor W. Knacke Aerodynamic Decelerator Systems Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
Thermophysics Award 1 July 2021 1 October 2021
von Braun Award for Excellence in Space Program Management 1 October 2021 1 February 2022
Walter J. and Angeline H. Crichlow Trust Prize 1 January 2022 15 March 2022
Wyld Propulsion Award 1 February 2021 1 July 2021