Civil Air Patrol, Harry S Truman Composite Squadron

Civil Air Patrol is the United States Air Force Auxiliary that you can join as a cadet from 12-18, or as a senior member from 18+! Civil Air Patrol mainly focuses on Aerospace Education, Cyber Security, Providing STEM Kits, Series on Women in Aviation, and much more. Many of the nation’s astronauts, pilots, engineers, and scientists first explored their careers through CAP!



  • Community organization/Advocacy/Support
  • Governmental Organization
  • Other STEM program provider

Audience Served

  • Educators
  • Employers
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Students: College and above
  • Students: High School
  • Students: Middle School
  • Youth ages 16-24 (not attending high school or post-secondary)

Opportunities Offered

  • After school/out of school
  • Competition
  • Conference/workshops
  • Drop in
  • Fair/festival/event
  • Field trip
  • Online learning
  • Scholarships
  • Summer camp

Focus Areas

  • Coding/Programming
  • General Science
  • Space Science /Aerospace/Rocketry
  • Technology