STEM Summer Workshops
Aerospace is committed to inspiring the next generation. Since 2013, we have supported K-12 education by hosting summer educational programs for teachers and high school students. Free of charge, these events expose participants to the research, state-of-the art facilities, and 21st century skills needed to succeed in the STEM fields and provide real-world examples of problems and solutions.
Ashley Carpenter Awarded STEM Scholarship
Ashley Carpenter is the 2019 recipient of the Dr. Wanda M. Austin STEM Endowment scholarship.
Herndon Science Competition
Aerospace’s Robert H. Herndon Memorial Science Competition honors the legacy of aerospace pioneer Robert Herndon with competition events designed to stimulate engineering and STEM interest among underprivileged and minority students while increasing diversity in the aerospace industry.
Aerospace STEM Tours for K–12 Students
K–12 students enjoy The Aerospace Corporation’s STEM tours, in which they get to engage with interactive robotics, simulate a rocket launch, and learn about the latest in space technology from renowned scientific experts as they explore future STEM careers.
AeroScholars Intern at Aerospace
Winners and runners-up of the Dr. Wanda M. Austin STEM Scholarship are spending their summer interning at Aerospace.
Pen Pals With a Digital Twist
Aerospace employees connected with students at a Houston elementary school through an innovative eMentorship platform.
Teaming Up to Make a Difference
Aerospace is working to open the door so students from all walks of life get the chance to see themselves in a STEM career.
Building a Bridge to Our Community
Aerospace is partnering with the Inglewood School District to pilot a new program that aims to stimulate both the left and right side of students’ brains.
Support the STEM Endowment
The Aerospace STEM Endowment was established to provide support and resources to disadvantaged students pursuing STEM education. The Endowment funds the annual Dr. Wanda M. Austin Scholarship as well as STEM-related events hosted by Aerospace.