Michael Malick, a doctoral student in mechanical engineering & materials science, was awarded a 2017 Vertical Flight Foundation (VFF) scholarship by AHS International, The Vertical Flight Technical Society.
Twenty-four scholarships totaling $80,000 were awarded this year to some of the world’s most talented engineering students interested in vertical flight. Awardees will be recognized at the AHS Grand Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. The Masters and Doctorate scholarship winners receive $3,000.
Founded in 1943 as the American Helicopter Society, AHS International today is the world's premier vertical flight technical society. The Society advocates, promotes and supports global vertical flight technology and professional development.