The Lifetime Achievement Award is given to an individual who has made sustained personal contributions to the field of astronautics. Awarded at every tenth anniversary of the Society.
The next Lifetime Achievement Award will be selected and presented in 2024.
- 2014: Edward C. Stone
- 2004: E.C. “Pete” Aldridge, Jr.
- 1994: Norman R. Augustine
- 1984: George M. Low
- 1974: William H. Pickering
- 1964: Wernher von Braun