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AIAA Foundation Graduate Award

Scholarship Provider: AIAA Foundation
Application Deadline: 01/01/2006
Description: The objective of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics is to advance the arts, sciences, and technology of aeronautics and astronautics.  The Institute encourages: original research; furthers the dissemination of new knowledge; fosters the professional development of those engaged in scientific and engineering activities; improves public understanding of the profession and its contributions; fosters education in engineering and science; promotes communication among engineers and scientists, as well as other professional groups; and stimulates outstanding professional accomplishments.  Funding is provided through the AIAA Foundation, the nonprofit educational arm of the AIAA.  The AIAA Foundation Graduate Award program was established to promote graduate student and university research interest in technical fields.

The award program provides  $5,000 awards annually.  College graduate students, pursuing Master of Science or Doctor of Philosophy degrees and conducting university department approved research associated with the specific disciplines outlined on the following page, are eligible.  These awards are nonrenewable; that is, a selected candidate may receive the award only once.
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Scholarship Website: http://www.aiaa.org/content.cfm?pageid=211
School Type Requirement: Four Year College or Research University
Applicant Class Requirement: Entering Graduate Student or Current Graduate Student
Awards Given: 5-10
Length of Award: One Time Award
Minimum GPA: 3.3

Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Greaduate Award Coordinator
Suite 500
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Email: custserv@aiaa.org
Phone: (800) 639-2422
Fax: (703) 264-7551