The Heinlein Society

The Heinlein Society exists to preserve the legacy renowned writer Robert Anson Heinlein left us in novels, essays, speeches, and short stories that remain as fresh as ever. We need your help to do it.

We intend in Heinlein’s words to “PAY IT FORWARD,” since we can never pay back the benefits we got from him, by spreading the wisdom of Robert Anson Heinlein to others.

Heinlein giving bloodThe Heinlein Society has established programs to:

Promote Heinlein blood drives.

Award scholarships to worthy young people.

Provide educational materials to teachers and librarians.

Promote scholarly research and overall discussion of the works and ideas of Robert Anson Heinlein.

Provide copies of Heinlein’s books- and other SF- to members of the military and veterans (Heinlein For Heroes).

    H4H THANK YOU EMAILS (3-16-2015)

    HELLO FROM THE H4H SHIPPING CENTER We are still busy shipping books to our veterans at their homes and medical centers.  This year we have sent 233 shipments totaling 2,789 books. Overall since program inception we have sent 7,500 books.  … Continue reading

    THS Begins Accepting 2015 Scholarship Applications

    The new 2015 application is now active, and applications are being accepted for the 2015-2016 school term for two $750 scholarships. Please visit here for more detail:

    2015-2016 Scholarship Essay Questions

    The Heinlein Society announces the essay questions for the 2015-2016 Scholarships as follows: a. How Robert Heinlein affected my career choice. b. My favorite Robert Heinlein story and why. c. My favorite and least favorite Heinlein stories, and why. d. … Continue reading

    Heinlein Society Announces 4th Annual Scholarship Contest

    The Heinlein Society is pleased to announce our fourth annual scholarship essay contest for the 2015-2016 academic year. The two $750 scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate students of accredited 4-year colleges and universities majoring in engineering, math, or physical … Continue reading


    The ROBERT A. HEINLEIN 1941 DENVENTION GoH SPEECH is available to Heinlein Society members for donations of $50. Payment can be made via PayPal or by sending a check to the Society at: The Heinlein Society 3553 Atlantic Avenue, #341 … Continue reading