AIAA Roger W. Kahn Scholarship
Roger W. Kahn

AIAA is awarding up to four $10,000 scholarships to high school seniors who enroll in an engineering major at a college or university!

Scholarship also includes:

Up to $2,500 travel stipend to attend the AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala held in Washington, DC on 27 April 2022.

A mentor from AIAA’s professional members to help guide the student to achieve a career in aerospace.


Applications are now closed. For questions, e-mail

 Eligibility Requirements

Current high school senior intending to pursue an aerospace or STEM major at a college or university (must provide proof of enrollment to receive the scholarship funds)

Minimum high school GPA of 3.5

Demonstrated interest in aerospace through extracurricular activities

Must have an AIAA High School Membership – It’s Free!

Underrepresented students encouraged to apply

 Application Documents

Transcript that shows high school unweighted GPA using the 4.0 scale

1-page statement that describes STEM-related studies and/or extracurricular activities

Letter of recommendation from STEM educator or mentor

Application form