About the Foundation
The AAAE Foundation was established in 1962 for the advancement of education and the public understanding of airport and aviation issues. Since 1989, the Foundation has awarded nearly $4.25 million to more than 2,700 individuals.
AAAE offers a variety of scholarships through the AAAE Foundation. These scholarships are offered to full-time undergraduate or graduate students who are attending U.S. accredited colleges or universities. Since 1989, the AAAE Foundation has provided nearly $4.25 million in scholarships to more than 2,700 students, making the organization one of the largest supporters of higher education assistance in all of the aviation industry.