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Max Ary

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Teresa Schoonmaker

Operations Director


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If you have questions or concerns, contact any member of our staff and we will do our very best to take care of you. 

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If you are selected you'll get money for school and be guaranteed part-time job at the Stafford Air & Space Museum. 

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Our Current Stafford Scholars

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In Their Own Words...

Becoming a Stafford Scholar has been a valuable and rewarding experience. It has allowed me to expand and sharpen my skills as a fabricator as well as improve my abilities by solving complex problems. It is truly inspiring to be apart of such a great team! 

—  Stafford Scholar, 

Colton P.

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In Their Own Words...

SASM is one of the places where I've learned a lot. It gives me the opportunity to communicate with different people from different backgrounds. It gives me the chance to show my skills and teach others what I know. I also get inspired more to chase my dream due to the number of people I've met here. All in all it is a platform that helps college students grow and get ready for the real world.

—  Stafford Scholar, 

Henry A.


In Their Own Words...

Being a Stafford Scholar has been such a great experience for me! We get the opportunity to work closely with rare artifacts and even after working here so long, I still manage to learn something new almost every day. General Stafford is such an inspiration and it really has been an honor working at a museum based around such an outstanding man! 

—  Stafford Scholar, 

Meghan J.

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