New Scholarship for Engineering Students

The Audio Engineering Society Educational Foundation, through efforts like the newly established Tom Kite Scholarship, is dedicated to encouraging the entry of talented students into the profession of audio engineering. Since its establishment in 1984, the Foundation has awarded grants for graduate studies to hundreds of exceptional applicants, worldwide, many of who have gone on to prominent and successful careers in the industry.

“Advancing Audio – The Tom Kite Scholarship” will be offered annually to graduate students in the field of audio engineering who are AES members and have a passion for advancing audio through innovation and technology development. Applications must be received at AES Headquarters by May 15.

Don Puluse, President of the AES Educational Foundation, stated, “The AES Educational Foundation is honored to offer this Audio Precision Scholarship named for Tom Kite, a much admired and respected member of AES. Tom was Vice President of Engineering and a member of the Audio Precision team for 16 years. This grant will preserve Tom’s legacy and support innovative AES graduate students interested in advancing research in audio measurement, analysis, or perception.”

For more information, visit aes.org/education/foundation.