AAAE Foundation

Since 1989, the AAAE Foundation has issued nearly 3,400 scholarships totaling more than $6.25 million, making the organization one of the largest supporters of higher education assistance in the entire aviation industry. In 2023, the AAAE Foundation will award 138 scholarships totaling $482,000.

The AAAE Foundation offers scholarships to support our Accredited Airport Executives (A.A.E.s), their families, and endorsed students, as well as scholarships for the best and brightest future aviation leaders.