Lockheed Martin Gift to Help STEM Outreach Written 18 February 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Michele McDonald
February 18, 2020 – Reston, Va. – The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) thanks Lockheed Martin Corporation for its generous donation for educational outreach.
“AIAA is deeply appreciative for the long-standing financial support that the Lockheed Martin Corporation continues to provide to the AIAA Foundation,” said Merrie Scott, AIAA Foundation director. “It is a testament to the enduring partnership, dedication, and commitment that both organizations share to continue to shape the future of aerospace.”
“AIAA looks forward to continuing to work with Lockheed Martin and all of our corporate partners as we reimagine the future together and focus on the AIAA Foundation’s mission of sustained educational outreach with the intent to ultimately to impact one million students per year.”
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) is the world’s largest aerospace technical society. With nearly 30,000 individual members from 88 countries, and 95 corporate members, AIAA brings together industry, academia, and government to advance engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense. For more information, visit www.aiaa.org, or follow us on Twitter @AIAA.
About AIAA Foundation
Founded in 1996, the AIAA Foundation is a nonprofit, tax-exempt educational organization committed to offering a wealth of resources that support students and educators at both the K-12 and university level. Efforts include K-12 STEM education programs including classroom grants and hands-on activities, college scholarships, design competitions, student conferences and recognition awards. For more information and to make a donation to the AIAA Foundation, please visit www.aiaa.org/foundation/.