Portrait of Dr. Friedrich Straub

Dr. Friedrich Straub

The VFS Arizona Chapter is pleased to announce the competition for the Dr. Friedrich Straub Memorial Scholarship awards.  These scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate an interest in pursuing engineering careers in the fixed wing, rotorcraft or VTOL (vertical take-off/landing) aircraft industry.

The scholarships are merit-based, competitive, and can be awarded once as an Undergraduate, and once as a Graduate student.
Applicants must be in school through the full academic year following receipt of the scholarship. The value of the scholarships vary between $1,500 and $3,000 (depending upon endowment earnings). Recipients also receive a 1-year membership in the VFS and an engraved plaque.

Click here for PDF for Details and Application Form

Applications are due January 31, 2024!

Please email applications and/or any questions to:

Email submission is preferred.  Alternatively, hard copy applications can be mailed to:

Ariel Louie
The Boeing Company
5000 E. McDowell Rd.
Mesa, AZ 85215-9797