The Air Force Association believes that students are the key to securing our nation's future. AFA supports students through multiple scholarships, programs, and awards. Our scholarship program enables students to engage in learning experiences in which they might now have had the financial means to participate. 

The CyberPatriot program is a one-of-a-kind cyber education program that engages K-12 students in the world of cybersecurity. The program features a national cyber defense competition and AFA CyberCamps, as well as an elementary school initiative and children’s literature series. Participation in CyberPatriot teaches students valuable lessons in teamwork,  problem solving and cybersecurity. Learn more at

StellarXplorers is AFA's newest space focused competition designed to attract high school students to STEM education. To learn more about StellarXplorers please visit their website

AFA offers something for every type of student. Explore more about our programs, scholarships, and awards.

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