• Walden students at GAVRT
  • Esther as astronaut
  • Walden group at Mojave
  • Walden students at Goldstone
  • Walden students at JPL
  • Walden students in the SOPHIA cockpit
  • Walden students touring JPL
  • Walden students tour IPP

Contact


Ms. Fran Bradshaw
Email: fepbradshaw@gmail.com
Work: 801-586-3796
​Cell: 214-641-3796


 

AEF Educator Grant

Educator Grants are no longer available for 2018, funds are expended.

Grants are first come first served basis and generally limited to $500 or less.  

Grants should focus on STEM/aerospace events and/or materials.

Email questions to utahaef@gmail.com

Please email completed grant request to: utahaef@gmail.com

 
"Thank you for the grant for our Deep Space expedition. We had 17 students and two teachers go, and it was extremely successful. We visited many STEM and aerospace facilities in Utah, Nevada, and Califrnia including the deep space network at Goldstone, JPL, and SOFIA."
David Black, Recent AEF Educator Grant Recipient 

 

Teacher of the Year

The Utah Aerospace Education Foundation (AEF) Teacher of the Year (TOY) program mission is to recognize educators focused on STEM/aerospace studies. 
 
The TOY awards are categorized into Chapter TOY and State TOY; each of the three Utah Air Force Education chapters select a primary and a secondary educator and the Utah AEF selects the State TOY.  Further the Utah AEF then nominates a TOY for the Air Force Association Teacher of the Year award.
 
Chapter TOY winners receive certificates and $350 total.
State TOY winner receives certificate, jacket and $750 total.
 
The TOY winners are recognized at the Focus on Defense Symposium luncheon.
 
Applications/packages are due 16 March 2018
 
Please email complete application form to: utahaef@gmail.com
 
 
E-mail questions to utahaef@gmail.com or contact a Utah AEF Board member.

 

SPONSORS

SPONSORS - Focus On Defense and Aerospace Education Foundation

Gold Level Sponsor

  • The Boeing Company
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • America First Credit Union

Silver Level Sponsor

  • Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development

General Sponsors

  • Elbit Systems - US
  • BAE Systems
  • Orbital ATK
  • LSI Inc
  • Booz-Allen-Hamilton
  • KIHOMAC
  • Ed Kenley Ford - Layton
  • Wasatch Distributing

Contributors

  • Utah STEM Action Center
  • Hill Air Force Base STEM

 

You and Amazon Support the Utah Aerospace Education Foundation

Support the Utah Aerospace Education Foundation the easy way through your Amazon purchases, we receive a donation based on your purchase. 

Just go to 'smile.amazon.com' and designate "UTAH AEROSPACE EDUCATION FOUNDATION" to receive the donation.  Then use 'smile.amazon.com' when you purchase with Amazon.  


 

Board Members

Fran Bradshaw
President
Ch. 237
Director STARBASE Hill: NUAMES Board; Heritage Aerospace Foundation Board Advisor; Educational Consultant
Vacant
Vice-President

Sonje Beal
Secretary
Ch. 237
 
Jim Aadland
Treasurer
​Ch. 235
Alex Dubovik
AFA State Presidient
Ch. 235
Utah AFA State President; TOUMAC Executive Committee; Industrial Associates
Scott Nowlin
Aerospace Education Chapter VP
Ch. 235
Patti White
Aerospace Education Chapter VP
Ch. 236
2014 Utah AFA Ch. 236 Teacher of the Year; System Support Coach Granite District
Shawnee Robinson
Aerospace Education Chapter VP
Ch. 237
Ogden School District Rep
 
Bradly Baird
At-Large
Ch. 236
Utah Civil Air Patrol
 
Donald "Mickey" McPartland
At-Large
Ch. 237
​Industry Rep
 
Lacy Bizios
At-Large
Ch. 237
Industry Rep 

Board Members

Fran Bradshaw
President
Ch. 237
Director STARBASE Hill: NUAMES Board; Heritage Aerospace Foundation Board Advisor; Educational Consultant
Vacant
Vice-President
Sonje Beal
Secretary
Ch. 237
 
Jim Aadland
Treasurer
​Ch. 235
Alex Dubovik
AFA State Presidient
Ch. 235
Utah AFA State President; TOUMAC Executive Committee; Industrial Associates
Scott Nowlin
Aerospace Education Chapter VP
Ch. 235
Patti White
Aerospace Education Chapter VP
Ch. 236
2014 Utah AFA Ch. 236 Teacher of the Year; System Support Coach Granite District
Shawnee Robinson
Aerospace Education Chapter VP
Ch. 237
Ogden School District Rep
 
Bradly Baird
At-Large
Ch. 236
Utah Civil Air Patrol
 
Donald "Mickey" McPartland
At-Large
Ch. 237
​Industry Rep

Lacy Bizios
At-Large
Ch. 237
Industry Rep