About KSASF Scholarship

Aerospace Engineering Scholarship – Awarded to students who are graduating high school seniors planning to attend one of  the below listed post secondary institutions pursuing studies in Engineering, Physical Science, or Applied Sciences pertinent to Aerospace. Selection is based on scholastic achievement, potential for leadership and need. Number of awards and award amounts may vary. Undergraduate and graduate students considered on a case by case review.

The scholarship is provided by KSASF.org. The application process is completed through the participating schools listed below. All questions relating to scholarship specifics should directed directly to the schools.

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Participating Schools

Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology is a private specialized aviation and engineering college located adjacent to LaGuardia Airport in East Elmhurst, Queens, New York, United States.

Contact: Kalli Koutsoutis, Assistant Vice President Planning and Assessment, Title IX Coordinator

Address: 86-01 23rd Avenue, Flushing, New York 11369

Phone: 718.429.6600 ext. 142

Fax: 718.429.0671

Suffolk County Community College is a two-year public college on Long Island, NY sponsored by SUNY and Suffolk County, New York in the USA. Suffolk County Community College was founded in 1959 and has three campuses: Selden, Brentwood and Riverhead.

Address: 533 College Rd, Selden, NY 11784

Phone: (631) 451-4110

Scholarship Recipients

Vaughn College of Aeronautics - Emily German and Eldwin Villanueva, Suffolk Community College - Shelest Mykhaylo
Vaughn College of Aeronautics - Emily German and Eldwin Villanueva, Suffolk Community College - Shelest Mykhaylo
Pictured, Vaughn College's Sharon DeVivio, Senior Vice President, Dr. John Fitzpatrick, President of Vaughn College, and Kalli Koutsoutis Assistant Vice President. Along with them are past year’s scholarship recipients Robert Andersen and Jennifer Rosati, Thomas Pekar & Zachariah Gajadhar. Representing the KSASF are Maria Senior and Bridgette DeMinico.

Focus

KSASF Scholarship applicants should be pursuing a degree in Aerospace Engineering or a related program including: Engineering, Physical Science, or Applied Sciences pertinent to Aerospace, Aerospace Information Technology or related field.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
  • Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year

Selection Criteria

Selection will be based on academic history and extracurricular activities as well as letters of recommendation.

Funds

The winner will be notified following the deadline and the award will be sent directly to the recipient’s university of choice as noted in the application.