Awards

Each year, the AFCEA Educational Foundation recognizes hard work and dedication in chapters and individuals.

 

 

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Awards
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MILITARY ACADEMIES AWARDS
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The AFCEA Educational Foundation presents approximately 150 awards for academic excellence in more than 30 educational institutions and training commands of the uniformed services each year.

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GRAVELY AND PAIGE TEACHING GRANTS
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The Gravely and Paige Grants provide funding to elementary and middle schools in the United States to promote STEM innovation in the classrooms with emphasis on academic programs. Grants of up to $1,000 are awarded. This is a joint effort between AFCEA chapters and the AFCEA Educational Foundation to help augment the cost to students for activities or tools inside or outside of the classroom, such as robotics clubs, cyber clubs and other STEM related activities to promote STEM to students. 

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ROTC HONOR AWARDS
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This award recognizes ROTC cadet and midshipman achievement in leadership and academics. Recipients of the ROTC Honor Award are required to be in their junior year of school and will be selected by individual professors of military science, naval science or aerospace studies in accordance with the appropriate service department regulations. 

The AFCEA Educational Foundation provide a $500 grant, intended to be matched by chapter funds. 

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EDUCATION AWARDS FOR CHAPTERS
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Each year, the foundation recognizes individuals and chapters of AFCEA that have made a difference in supporting its mission. Information about how to submit a nomination for these awards is emailed to the chapters.

Distinguished Educational Foundation Support Award

This award recognizes an AFCEA chapter that has provided significant support to the AFCEA Educational Foundation. Candidates are accepted from AFCEA chapter presidents, Educational Foundation board members and AFCEA International board and executive committee members.

The Educational Foundation Awards Committee, comprising members of the Educational Foundation Board of Directors, selects the recipient. The award is presented in advance of a major AFCEA International event.

The Distinguished Educational Foundation Support award may not be conferred every year. In exceptional cases, a second award can be bestowed. Learn more.

Distinguished Achievement to the Educational Community Award

This award recognizes an AFCEA chapter supporting its local community with scholarships and K-12 STEM programs. Candidates for this award are accepted from AFCEA chapter presidents, Educational Foundation board members and AFCEA International board and executive committee members.

The Educational Foundation Awards Committee, comprising members of the Educational Foundation board of directors, selects the recipient. The award is presented in advance of a major AFCEA International event.

The Distinguished Achievement to the Education Community award may not be conferred every year. In exceptional cases, a second award can be bestowed. 

AFCEA AWARDS