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2020 AVIATION SCHOLARSHIP LIST produced by University Aviation Association

fourteenth edition

A compilation of aviation - specific scholarships and resources available to students seeking college degrees in aviation


Annual Aviation Policy Seminar for Students & Faculty LEARNING & NETWORKING January 4-6, 2021 • Students and faculty facilitators will spend the week on-site in the nation’s capital attending briefings & Washington, DC seminars from the NTSB, the FAA, Congressional The University Aviation Association offers students and faculty the opportunity to interact with aviation industry leaders and members of Congress during the 2020 and 2021 UAA Aviation Policy Seminar. The seminar takes place in January in Washington, DC. This Seminar is recommended for juniors, seniors, graduate students, and faculty with a background in aviation management.

staff, and industry associations agencies such as NBAA and RAA

• Students will be able to network with others from across the country and gain valuable exposure to leaders in these organizations. • Students will have the opportunity to gain a better understanding of how these agencies interact in establishing aviation policy and what job opportunities may be available in the aviation industry. • Faculty and students will gain valuable insight into how they can participate in the process now and in the future *Early bird registration deadline is Saturday, December 6. Early registration is $300; late registration is $350 IF space is available...LAST YEAR SOLD OUT.

2021 AVIATION POLICY SEMINAR IS PROUDLY SPONSORED BY CANOPY BY HILTON WASHINGTON DC THE WHARF 975 7th Street SW Washington, District of Columbia, 20024 (202) 488-2500 TENTATIVE SCHEDULE (For full schedule check online) Monday, January 4th 8:00 am - 4:00pm • Breakfast included / Lunch included • Registration / Teams assigned • Regional Airline Presentation Panel • FAA breakout sessions Tuesday, January 5tH

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9:00 am - 5:00 pm • Breakfast included / Lunch on own • Industry Association Visits Wednesday, January 6th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm • Breakfast included / Lunch included • Senate Transportation & Infrastructure Committee • Government Accountability Office (GAO) • Capital Tour • Visit Congressional Representatives


UAA COLLEGIATE SCHOLARSHIP LISTING

COLLEGIATE AVIATION SCHOLARSHIP LISTING - FOURTEENTH EDITION

300+ scholarships awarded annually to aviation majors!

UAA Board of Trustees Dr. Samuel Pavel - President Dr. Mary Johnson- President-Elect Chaminda Prelis - Treasurer Martin Rottler- Secretary Dr. Suzanne Kearns - Past-President Jeremy Brown - Corporate Trustee Joey Colleran - Corporate Trustee Michael Hales - Educator Trustee Dr. Becky Lutte - Educator Trustee Dr. John Mott - Educator Trustee Clay Pittman - Educator Trustee Capt. Corkey Romeo - Member at Large Trustee Dr. José Ruiz - Educator Trustee Capt. Tyler Tenbrink - Corporate Trustee Dr. Jonathan Velázquez - Educator Trustee

University Aviation Association 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 (901) 563-0505 / hello@uaa.aero www.uaa.aero

Editorial Team Dawn Vinson, Editor Missy Reece, Copy Editor Geoff Ware, Publications Designer Laura Swanson, Advertising Coordinator

Copyright © 2020 All rights reserved. No part of the Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing may be reproduced in any form or by any electronic or mechanical means include photocopying, recording, or by information storage and retrieval systems without permission in writing from the publisher. IISBN 0-9678602-3-10


What is UAA? The University Aviation Association (UAA) is the voice of collegiate aviation education to its members, the industry, government and the general public. Through the collective expertise of its members, this nonprofit organization plays a pivotal role in the advancement of degree-granting aviation programs that represent all segments of the aviation industry.

If you want to ensure the quality of collegiate academic programs, UAA is for you. If you want to benefit from the technical expertise and knowledge of professionals from academia and industry, UAA is for you. If you want to influence curricula development, industry standards and aviation policy, UAA is for you. If you want to have an impact on the future of aviation, UAA is for YOU.

UAA MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION YES, I want to join the University Aviation Association, a nonprofit professional organization that encourages, supports, and promotes collegiate aviation, careers, and industry partnerships. Name Position Institution/Organization Mailing Address Phone E-mail

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UAA provides a forum for students, faculty, staff, and practitioners to share ideas, to enhance the quality of education, and to develop stronger programs and curricula.

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Today, UAA has more than 600 members, including approximately 200+ institutions worldwide. Through doing research, publication, and the sharing of best practices, the organization and its members are well equipped to meet the evolving needs of the aviation industry and the 21st century.

Benefits of Membership

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Institutional - College and University Aviation Programs ($575) Individual Faculty - Aviation Professionals ($100) Individual Associate - Aviation Enthusiasts and Sales ($225) Corporate - Organizations Supporting Collegiate Aviation ($695) Student- High school or undergraduate students interested in pursuing an aviation career ($30) Anticipated Graduation Date Make check payable to University Aviation Association Invoice Me Mastercard Visa Amex Card Number Exp CID Name on Card Authorized Signature

Mail Membership Applications to: University Aviation Association, 2787 North 2nd Street, Memphis, TN 38127 For questions contact (901) 563-0505 or address your questions to hello@uaa.aero. 2

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CONTENTS

UAA Members Only.......................................... 4-5

High School.....................................................45-47

Airport-Related.................................................. 6-9

International Students....................................... 49

Air Traffic Control + Airways........................10-11

Mechanic (A&P)............................................50-53

Aviation In General..........................................12-17

Military + Veteran..........................................54-59

Avionics & Aircraft Electronics..................18-23

Minorities..........................................................60-65

Flight & Pilot.................................................... 24-29

Resources................................................................ 88

Geographic......................................................30-39

Women............................................................... 67-87

Graduate School.......................................... 40-43

Introduction

The University Aviation Association (UAA) is a nonprofit organization that represents colleges and universities that offer academic degree programs in aviation at both the undergraduate and graduate level. The purpose of this publication is to consolidate the publicly available information concerning collegiate aviation scholarships in one document. It is expected that the university aviation student, students’ parents, and faculty members, as well as prospective students and their parents, will find the information in this catalog useful. In all, this publication describes how to obtain applications for over 300+ collegiate aviation scholarship awards with a total value of over one million dollars. In order to ensure accuracy of the data, extensive cross checking was performed with online sources. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of all scholarships though every attempt is made to update each scholarship every year. Scholarship sponsors that find an error in the listing are requested to send a corrected version of their listing to hello@uaa.aero. This scholarship listing is one of the many publications and services offered by the University Aviation Association. For more information, visit the UAA website at www.uaa.aero. The total number of scholarships and the amounts of scholarships listed in this catalog, while impressive, are a small part of the total financial aid possibilities available to college aviation students.

Other sources of financial aid that are available include:

• Federal and state grant scholarship and loan programs. • Collegiate institution supported grant, foundation, tuition waiver, and student-work programs. • Departmental scholarships available to specific majors.

University Aviation Association is located in Memphis, TN

UAA is comprised more than 600 members from more than 200 colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada, Australia, Europe, and Asia. The organization and its members are poised to meet the ever-changing needs of the aviation industry and address the challenges of the 21st century. Through the collective expertise of our members, UAA plays a pivotal role in the advancement of degree granting aviation programs that represent all segments of aviation. A professional association & unifying voice for promoting and furthering aviation education as a collegiate academic discipline. If you want to ensure the quality of collegiate academic programs, UAA is for you. If you want to benefit from the technical expertise and knowledge of professionals from academia and industry, UAA is for you. If you want to influence curricula development, industry standards and aviation policy, UAA is for you. If you want to have an impact on the future of aviation, UAA is for YOU. www.uaa.aero 3


UAA MEMBERS ONLY

CAE SimuFlite Citation Type Rating Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor CAE SimuFlite Training International (CAE) & University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact PO Box 619119 DFW Airport, TX 75261 www.cae.com or www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded (6) $10,500 Description Scholarship open to undergraduate seniors and post-Baccalaureate graduates of aviation degree programs up to two years after graduation. Must have a minimum 3.25 GPA. Students must attend, or must have graduated from, a University Aviation Association member institution. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be an undergraduate student, attend a university or a four-year college, study full-time, be a U.S. Citizen, currently not attending high school.

Eugene S. Kropf Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description The University Aviation Association annually awards a $500 scholarship to applicants who are enrolled in an aviation-related curriculum at a UAA member college or university and have achieved sophomore status at the institution. Awards will be made to U.S. citizens without regard to gender, race, religion, or national origin. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a U.S. citizen. Applicant must be enrolled in and plan to continue a college curriculum leading to a two-year, fouryear, or post-graduate degree in the field of aviation. Proof of enrollment must be provided prior to distribution of award. At the time of application, the applicant must be officially enrolled in a UAA member institution in an aviation-related program. Member must have completed 30 or more credit hours (or the equivalent for Sophomore status) at the UAA institution and must include the institution’s UAA number with the application. No exceptions to this criterion. Credits must have been completed and on your transcript at the time of application. Applicant must have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale. The completed application must be accompanied by a 250-word typed, double-spaced paper on “How Can I Improve Aviation Education”. Please be direct and focused on the topic.

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Joseph Frasca Excellence in Aviation Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Frasca International, Inc. & University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description The Joseph Frasca Excellence in Aviation Scholarship was established through the UAA to encourage others to reach the highest level of achievement in their aviation studies. It is bestowed upon those who demonstrate a commitment and devotion to aviation. Scholarship Criteria Evidence of excellence in activities, studies, events, organizations, etc., related to aviation. Minimum of a 3.0 overall grade point average. FAA certification/qualifications in either aviation maintenance or flight. Involvement in aviation activities, projects, events, etc.; which will demonstrate an interest and an enthusiasm for aviation. Must be a junior or senior, and currently enrolled in a University Aviation Association (UAA) member institution. Completed application form, essay and letter of reference.

Paul A. Whelan Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description To provide financial support for men and women pursuing a future in aviation and/or space-related fields. The scholarship will provide opportunities to emerging aviation professionals to achieve their academic goals and contribute their talents to the aviation industry. Scholarship Criteria The student must be U. S. Citizen, sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student. Must be enrolled at a University Aviation Association member institution in an aviation or space-related major. Community college and university applicants encouraged. Overall 3.0 GPA in Aviation Major coursework. Demonstrates a love of aviation.

Piedmont Airlines Scholarship for Flight Training Scholarship Sponsor Piedmont Airlines & University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description To provide financial support for men and women pursuing a future in aviation. The scholarship will provide opportunities to emerging aviation professionals to achieve their academic goals and contribute their talents to the aviation industry. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a U.S. resident, at least 18 years of age at the date of application, enrolled in a University Aviation Association member institution at the time of application, hold a current FAA private pilot certificate, and must be pursuing an instrument, multi-engine, or commercial pilot rating. Must be supported by an official recommendation letter from faculty. www.uaa.aero 5


AIRPORT RELATED Airport Related AAAE Foundation Scholarship for Native Americans Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 27 Amount(s) Awarded Up to two (2) awards valued at $1,500 and are non-renewable. Scholarship Criteria Students are eligible to apply if they are a current college junior, senior or graduate student enrolled in an aviation program at an accredited two- or four-year college/university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must be of Native American origin and have a minimum cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Eligibility under this program is not based on AAAE membership. Recipients will be selected based on race, academic achievements and records, financial need, participation in school and community activities, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement.

AAAE Foundation Scholarship for Women in Aviation Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 27 Amount(s) Awarded Six (6) Women in Aviation Scholarship awards valued at $5,000 each will be awarded. Scholarship Criteria Students are eligible to apply if they are a current college junior, senior or graduate student enrolled in an aviation program at an accredited two- or four-year college/university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must be female and have a minimum cumulative GPA of a 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Eligibility under this program is not based on AAAE membership. Recipients will be selected based on gender, academic achievements and records, financial need, participation in school and community activities, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement.

Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 27 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Scholarship Criteria Students are eligible to apply if they, their spouse, or their parent/guardian is an active A.A.E AND a member of the the AAAE Regional Chapter. Under this program, “children� are defined as natural or legally adopted children, stepchildren and legal wards supported wholly by the guardian, who is an active A.A.E. A.A.E.s must be full-time employees of a public-use airport at the time of application. Recipients must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time course load at an accredited two- or four-year college/university or vocational/ technical, in any course of study. If the applicant is the eligible A.A.E. or the spouse of an eligible A.A.E., they may be enrolled in a part-time course load. All awards are non-renewable, but applicants may reapply each year as long as they continue to meet the eligibility criteria. Applicants may receive an award for a maximum of four years (does not have to be consecutive). Recipients will be selected based on academic achievements and records, financial need, participation in school and community activities, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement. 6

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Aviation Management Scholarship (formerly the AAAE Foundation Scholarship) Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 27 Amount(s) Awarded Up to ten (10) awards valued at $1,500 and are non-renewable. Scholarship Criteria Students are eligible to apply if they are a current college junior or senior or graduate student enrolled in an aviation program at an accredited two- or four-year college/university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Eligibility under this program is not based on AAAE membership. Recipients will be selected based on academic achievements and records, financial need, participation in school and community activities, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement.

Endorsed by an Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 27 Amount(s) Awarded Up to twenty (20) awards valued at $3,000 Scholarship Criteria Students are eligible to apply if they have been endorsed by an active A.A.E., Executive Emeritus, or Honorary Life Member of AAAE, who is also a member of the AAAE Regional Chapter. A.A.E.s who have not, do not or will not have dependents to utilize the A.A.E. Scholarship may recommend up to three undergraduate students per year. The Endorsed Scholarship Program is not intended to be used by A.A.E.s with dependents that will apply for the A.A.E. Scholarship in the future, or have already benefited from it. A.A.E.s may not utilize both the A.A.E. and Endorsed Scholarship Programs. Recipients must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time course load at an accredited two- or four-year college/university, vocational/technical, or graduate school, in any course of study. All awards are non-renewable, but applicants may reapply each year as long as they continue to meet the eligibility criteria. Applicants may receive an award for a maximum of four years (does not have to be consecutive). Recipients will be selected based on academic achievements and records, financial need, participation in school and community activities, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement.

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AIRPORT RELATED Mario DiDomizio “Excellence in Education” Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 27 Amount(s) Awarded Twenty (20) $2,500 Scholarship Criteria Students are eligible to apply if their parent/guardian is an employee of Hudson Group (across all departments and functions) in North America. The employee must have been employed for at least one year for their child to be eligible. Under this program, “children” are defined as natural or legally adopted children, stepchildren and legal wards supported wholly by the guardian, who is an employee of Hudson Group. Recipients must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time course load at an accredited two- or four-year college/ university or vocational/technical, in any course of study. All awards are non-renewable, but applicants may reapply each year as long as they continue to meet the eligibility criteria. Recipients will be selected based on academic achievements and records, financial need, participation in school and community activities, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement.

Oris W. Dunham, Jr. & Sylvia M. Dunham Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 27 Amount(s) Awarded Up to five (5) scholarship awards valued at $1,500 each Scholarship Criteria Students are eligible to apply if they are a current college student enrolled in an accredited two- or four-year college/university, technical/vocational, or trade school in the United States or Canada, and enrolled in an aviation-related program. Eligibility under this program is not based on AAAE membership. Recipients will be selected based on academic achievements and records, financial need, participation in school and community activities, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement.

William Robert Hauptli Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact

601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline

February 27

Amount(s) Awarded

One (1) scholarship in the amount of $10,000 will be awarded and is non-renewable. Scholarship Criteria

Students are eligible to apply if they are an Executive or Affiliate member of AAAE. These individuals must be full-time employees of a public-use airport at the time of application. Recipients will be selected based on AAAE membership status, academic achievements and records, work experience, letter of recommendation and submission of a personal statement. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Executive MBA or in certain Executive Education programs focusing on innovation and/entrepreneurship at one of the following institutions: Harvard Business School, MIT Sloan School of Management, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Stanford Graduate School of Business, The University of Virginia Darden School of Business. www.uaa.aero 9


AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL & AIRWAYS Airport Related ATCA Full-Time Employee Student Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Contact 1101 King Street, Suite 300 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.atca.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000-$10,000 Description Full-time employees enrolled in advanced study programs to improve their skills in air traffic control or an aviation discipline. Scholarship Criteria Awarded to students enrolled in air traffic control curriculum at an FAA approved institution. Must be an undergraduate student. Must attend a university, a two-year college or a four-year college.

Buckingham Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Contact 1101 King Street, Suite 300 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.atca.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000-$10,000 Description Scholarships granted to children of air traffic control specialists pursuing a bachelor’s degree or higher in any course of study. Must be the child, natural or by adoption, of a person serving, or having served as an air traffic control specialist, be it with the U.S. government, U.S. military, or in a private facility in the United States. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must attend a university or a four-year college. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to individuals having experience in these volunteer or employment areas: air traffic control.

Gabriel A. Hartl Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Contact 1101 King Street, Suite 300 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.atca.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000-$10,000 Description Students enrolled half- to full-time in a two- to four-year air traffic control program at an institution approved and/or licensed by the Federal Aviation Administration as directly supporting the FAA’s college and training initiative. Scholarship Criteria Awarded to students enrolled in air traffic control curriculum at an FAA approved institution. Must be an undergraduate student. Must attend a university, a two-year college or a four-year college.

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AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL & AIRWAYS Hooper Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Logistics & Transportation Association of North America (LTNA) Contact PO Box 426 ​Union, WA 98592 www.ltna.org Usual Deadline July 25 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 annually, non-renewable. The recipient may re-apply each year. Description Awarded in memory of the founder of the first Women’s Transportation Club in the U.S. Scholarship Criteria A certified transcript directly from applicant’s college/university. Two or Three letters of recommendation. Must submit an essay of two hundred fifty (250) words, explaining why you have chosen transportation logistics or an allied field as a career path, and outline your objectives.

Lawrence C. Fortier Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Contact 1101 King Street, Suite 300 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.atca.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000-$10,000 Scholarship Criteria Awarded to students enrolled in an aviation related program of study leading to a bachelor’s or advanced degree, and enrolled in air traffic control curriculum at an FAA approved institution. Must be an undergraduate student. Must attend a university, a two-year college or a four-year college..

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AVIATION IN GENERAL Airport Related Air Line Pilots Association Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) Contact 1625 Massachusetts Avenue Washington, DC 20036 www.alpa.org Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $12,000 Description One 4-year undergraduate college scholarship is awarded each year. The total monetary value is $12,000 with $3,000 disbursed annually to the recipient for four consecutive years, provided that adequate academic standing is maintained 3.0 GPA. Scholarship Criteria Applicants who have been enrolled in college must submit a copy of all college courses and course grades received to date in addition to the application and required high school performance data.

Conklin - Decker Aviation Management Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036-2527 www.nbaa.org Usual Deadline July 31 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Description Conklin & Decker, in coordination with the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), established the Alan H. Conklin Business Aviation Management Scholarship in 2007 to benefit undergraduates pursuing careers in business aviation management. Scholarship Criteria Full-time undergraduate enrolled or accepted into an aviation management program at an NBAA/UAA member school; rising sophomore or higher standing, with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Completed application package, which consists of essay, resume, unofficial transcript and one signed letter of recommendation.

Dale “Potsy” McBurney Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036-2527 www.nbaa.org Usual Deadline February 2 Amount(s) Awarded $3,500 Description The Dale “Potsy” McBurney Aviation Scholarship to benefit business aviation professionals seeking continued professional development opportunities to advance their existing careers. Scholarship Criteria Current or aspiring business aviation professionals. A completed scholarship application consists of an application, current resume, written or multimedia essay, and two signed letters of recommendation.

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David Alan Quick Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description Presented by EAA from an endowment established in memory of David Alan Quick, by the Quick Family Scholarship Criteria Must be a junior or senior in good standing, enrolled in an accredited college or university, pursuing a degree in Aerospace or Aeronautical Engineering.

David Mineck Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description This endowed scholarship, awarded to a student annually to pursue a post-secondary education in the field of Aerospace, was created in memory of David William Mineck, by his family, friends and associates. David was a passionate private pilot of both fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters and a longtime member of EAA. Scholarship Criteria Must be Experimental Aircraft Association member or recommended by EAA member.

Eddie Queen Aviation Management Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036-2527 www.nbaa.org Usual Deadline July 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description Signature Flight Support, in coordination with NBAA Charities, has established the Eddie Queen Business Aviation Management Scholarship to benefit undergrads pursuing careers in business aviation management. Scholarship Criteria Undergraduate student pursuing a career in business aviation management at an NBAA/UAA institution who demonstrates an exceptional commitment to customer service.

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AVIATION IN GENERAL Airport Related Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award Scholarship Sponsor General Aviation Manufacturers Association Contact 1400 K St NW, Suite 801 Washington, DC 20036 www.gama.aero Usual Deadline Spring Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description As part of the association’s commitment to advancing careers in general aviation, the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) awards the Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award Scholarship annually to a graduating U.S. high school student. Applicants are assessed on their academic achievements, involvement in extra-curricular activities, and their essay question responses. Details are available on GAMA’s website at www.gama.aero. Scholarship Criteria An applicant must: 1. Be a current student at a U.S. high school, graduating in the spring of the year the scholarship is offered; 2. Be accepted to and enrolling in an institution for an aviation-related degree program (e.g., flight training, aviation management, aerospace engineering, aviation maintenance); and 3. Have a 3.0 or better grade point average (on a 4.0 scale). Application must submit: 1. The application form; 2. The essay question response; 3. A current high school transcript; and 4. Letter(s) of recommendation.

Gene Baker Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $1,000 Description This scholarship may be used for any field of study at an accredited college or university and will be applied toward tuition only. These scholarships are in memory of Gene Baker, the first executive director of the Aircraft Electronics Association. Scholarship Criteria Must be a member, child, grandchild, or dependent of AEA member. Must be at least a high school senior or high school graduate. Scholarship must be applied to tuition costs only during 2018-2019 academic year. Must have a 2.5 GPA.

Gerald “Jerry” Holland Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description This annual scholarship was set up to honor Gerald “Jerry” Holland and will be awarded to a graduating high school senior who is a US citizen and wishes to attend an accredited college or university that offers an undergraduate four-year degree in Aviation Management or Aeronautical Management. The applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher and have completed a minimum of 75 hours of community service. 14 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing


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Harry E. Arcamuzi Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description This scholarship will be awarded to an inner-city student with a high school GPA of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale to pursue a career in the field of aviation following high school. The scholarship may be renewed, based on academic standing, for up to three additional years. The endowed scholarship was made possible by the generosity of the Harry E. Arcamuzi Family. Scholarship Criteria Must be Experimental Aircraft Association member or recommended by EAA member.

H.P. “Bud� Milligan Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description This scholarship is presented to a student enrolled in an accredited aviation program at a college, technical school, or aviation academy. Scholarship Criteria Must be Experimental Aircraft Association member or recommended by EAA member.

Jack Burnham Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000-$10,000 Description The Jack Burnham scholarship provides up to four $10,000 awards and up to five $5,000 awards to support young people pursuing careers in aviation including, but not limited to, aeronautics engineering and pilot training. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be Experimental Aircraft Association member or recommended by EAA member. Awarded to a student pursuing training leading to professional aviation occupation. Awards dependent on funding. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

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Lawrence Ginocchio Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036-2527 www.nbaa.org Usual Deadline July 31 Amount(s) Awarded (5) $4,500 Description NBAA Charities and the family and friends of Lawrence Ginocchio annually award $4,500 to each of five undergraduate students enrolled at NBAA/University Aviation Association (UAA) member institutions. Scholarship Criteria Full-time undergraduate students enrolled or accepted into an aviation management program at an NBAA/UAA member school; rising sophomore or higher standing, with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Candidates should possess a passion for aviation and demonstrate honesty, integrity and selflessness.

Payzer Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline February 28 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Description Presented by EAA from an endowment from the Payzer Family to an individual accepted or enrolled in an accredited college, university, or post-secondary school with an emphasis on technical information. The scholarship will be awarded to a person who is seeking a major and declares an intention to pursue a professional career in engineering, mathematics, or the physical or biological sciences. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be Experimental Aircraft Association member or recommended by EAA member. Awarded to a student pursuing training leading to professional aviation occupation. Awards dependent on funding. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Vertical Flight Foundation

Scholarship Sponsor American Helicopter Society (AHS) Contact 217 N. Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 www.vtol.org Usual Deadline February 3 Amount(s) Awarded $6,000 Description Each year, Vertical Flight Foundation (VFF) scholarships are awarded to college students demonstrating an interest in pursuing engineering related careers in vertical flight technology. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be in the relevant degree program. Applicants must be a full-time college student at an accredited school in a technical program. www.uaa.aero 17


AVIONICS Related & AIRCRAFT ELECTRONICS Airport Chuck Freeland Scholarship for Flight Training Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $3,500 Description Named in memory of Chuck Freeland, former AEA board member and secretary, this scholarship is available to employees of AEA member companies who plan to pursue a recreational or private pilot certificate. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a US Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Chuck Peacock Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Given by Wanda Peacock in memory of her late husband, Chuck Peacock. As the founder of the Aircraft Electronics Association, Peacock credited his aviation and business management skills as the cornerstones for his success in the industry. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a US Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

David Arver Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Given by Pete and Carrie Halbauer and the employees of Sky-com Avionics Inc. in Waukesha, Wisconsin. This award was established by Dutch and Ginger Arver in memory of their son, David. Dutch Arver was a supporter of the AEA for years and served on the board of directors until his retirement. Scholarship Criteria The recipient of this scholarship shall be a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program.

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Don C. Hawkins Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline Varies Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Named in memory of Don C. Hawkins, this scholarship is available to high school seniors and, or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Duncan Aviation Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Given by Duncan Aviation. This scholarship is available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Dutch and Ginger Arver Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Scholarship available to high school seniors or college students who plan to attend or are attending an avionics or aircraft repair program in an accredited school. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

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AVIONICS Related & AIRCRAFT ELECTRONICS Airport Garmin Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description Available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Gogo Business Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description Available to a high school, college or vocational/technical school student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Jim Cook Honorary Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $1,000 Description The Gene Baker Memorial Scholarship and Jim Cook Honorary Scholarship is open to all AEA members, their children, grandchildren or dependents. This scholarship may be used for any field of study at an accredited college or university to be applied toward tuition only. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

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Johnny Davis Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Named in memory of Johnny Davis, president of Dallas Avionics in Dallas, Texas, who supported the general aviation industry for more than 30 years and served as an AEA associate board member. This scholarship is available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen.. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

L3_Harris Technologies Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description Scholarship for high school seniors and college students who plan to attend or are attending an avionics or aircraft repair program in an accredited school. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Lee Tarbox Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description Given by Pacific Southwest Instruments, this scholarship is available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

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AVIONICS Related & AIRCRAFT ELECTRONICS Airport Lowell Gaylor Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description Scholarship for high school seniors and college students who plan to attend or are attending an avionics or aircraft repair program in an accredited school. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Marshall Temple Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Named in memory of Marshall E. Temple, founder of Temple Electronics in Houston, Texas. Temple, a U.S. Navy veteran, started his business in 1973, which has been an AEA member ever since. This scholarship is available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Mid-Continent Instrument Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Scholarship for high school seniors and college students who plan to attend or are attending an avionics or aircraft repair program in an accredited school. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

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Sporty’s Pilot Shop + Cincinnati Avionics Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description The Sporty’s Pilot Shop + Cincinnati Avionics Scholarship is open to students who plan to enroll or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Stone Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

Universal Avionics Systems Corp. Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,500 Description Available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

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FLIGHT & Related PILOT Airport CAE SimuFlite Citation Type Rating Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor CAE SimuFlite Training International (CAE) and University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact PO Box 619119 DFW Airport, TX 75261 www.cae.com or www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded (6) $10,500 Description Scholarship open to undergraduate seniors and post-Baccalaureate graduates of aviation degree programs up to two years after graduation. Must have a minimum 3.25 GPA. Students must attend, or must have graduated from, a University Aviation Association member institution. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be an undergraduate student, attend a university or a four-year college, study full-time, be a U.S. Citizen, currently not attending high school.

Dan Meisinger Memorial Learn to Fly Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor National Air Transportation Foundation (NATA) Contact 818 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 900 Washington, DC 20006 www.nata.aero Usual Deadline November 29 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description To provide an annual flight training scholarship to a qualified individual. Scholarship Criteria Must be a college student currently enrolled in an aviation program, an academic achiever with a “B� average or better, a recommendation from an aviation professional, although direct applications are acceptable. Residents of Kansas, Missouri, or Illinois will be given preference.

Dr. Harold S. Wood Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) Contact 400 K Street, NW Suite 801 Washington, DC 20005 www.gama.aero Usual Deadline Febuaruy 24 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description The Dr. Harold S. Wood Award for Excellence is given annually to a college student who is a flight team member at a National Intercollegiate Flying Association member school. Named for Wood, founder and past Executive Director of NIFA, the award comes with an engraved propeller trophy in addition to the cash prize. Scholarship Criteria The student must be a member of his or her college flight team, and enrolled and have completed at least one semester at a NIFA participating institution. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must submit a 750-word typed, double-spaced essay, explaining why he or she chose to pursue a career in aviation, what his/her future plans in aviation are, and how he/she plans to give back to the general aviation community. 24 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing


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Eugene S. Kropf Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description The University Aviation Association annually awards a $500 scholarship to applicants who are enrolled in an aviation-related curriculum at a UAA member college or university and have achieved sophomore status at the institution. Awards will be made to U.S. citizens without regard to gender, race, religion, or national origin. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a U.S. citizen. Applicant must be enrolled in and plan to continue a college curriculum leading to a two-year, fouryear, or post-graduate degree in the field of aviation. Proof of enrollment must be provided prior to distribution of award. At the time of application, the applicant must be officially enrolled in a UAA member institution in an aviation-related program. Member must have completed 30 or more credit hours (or the equivalent for Sophomore status) at the UAA institution and must include the institution’s UAA number with the application. No exceptions to this criterion. Credits must have been completed and on your transcript at the time of application. Applicant must have a cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale. The completed application must be accompanied by a 250-word typed, double-spaced paper on “How Can I Improve Aviation Education”. Please be direct and focused on the topic.

Jeppesen Flight Training Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Jeppesen Company & Women in Aviation International (WAI) Contact 3647 S.R. 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381 www.wai.org or www.jeppesen.com Usual Deadline November 13 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Scholarship Criteria Recipient will be chosen based on passion for flying, commitment to completing flight training, and two reference letters highlighting the applicant’s character qualities. Applicants who are full-time students enrolled in high school, and accredited flight program, or an accredited college or university with a GPA of 3.0.

Joseph Frasca Excellence in Aviation Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Frasca International, INC. & University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria Evidence of excellence in activities, studies, events, organizations, etc.; related to aviation. Minimum of a 3.0 overall grade point average. FAA certification/qualifications in either aviation maintenance or flight. Involvement in Aviation activities, projects, events, etc., which will demonstrate an interest and an enthusiasm for aviation. Must be a junior or senior currently enrolled in a University Aviation Association (UAA) member institution. Completed application form, essay and letter of reference. www.uaa.aero 25


FLIGHT & Related PILOT Airport LeRoy W. Homer Jr. Scholarships Scholarship Sponsor The LeRoy W. Homer Jr. Foundation Contact PO Box 268 Marlton, NJ 08053 www.leroywhomerjr.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description LeRoy Homer Jr. was the first officer for United Airlines on Flight 93 which tragically crashed in Shanksville, PA on September 11, 2001. Scholarship Criteria Young men and women ages 16 to 23 may apply for these scholarships. Instruction will be completed at an approved local Cessna Pilot Training Center. The recipient must successfully complete all required ground training including the FAA written exam prior to commencing any flight training. All fees and expenses associated with the private pilot course instruction will be paid by the Foundation.

Michelle North Scholarship for Safety Scholarship Sponsor Helicopter Foundation International (HFi) Contact 1920 Ballenger Avenue, 4th Floor. Alexandria, VA www.helicopterfoundation.org Usual Deadline September 1 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description The Michelle North Scholarship for Safety is awarded to a pilot who has already attained a commercial rating and who demonstrates an outstanding aptitude for safe flying and aviation best practices. The scholarship was founded to encourage a stronger focus on safety education and training in helicopter operations. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a pilot who holds an FAA commercial helicopter rating or an international-equivalent rating. Applicants must already be working in helicopter industry, either in the safety or safety management field.

Paul A. Whelan Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description To provide financial support for men and women pursuing a future in aviation and/or space-related fields. The scholarship will provide opportunities to emerging aviation professionals to achieve their academic goals and contribute their talents to the aviation industry. Scholarship Criteria The student must be U. S. Citizen, sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student. Must be enrolled at a University Aviation Association member institution in an aviation or space-related major. Community college and university applicants encouraged. Overall 3.0 GPA in Aviation Major coursework. Demonstrates a love of aviation.

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Piedmont Airlines Scholarship for Flight Training Scholarship Sponsor Piedmont Airlines & University Aviation Association (UAA) Contact 2787 North 2nd Street Memphis, TN 38127 www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description To provide financial support for men and women pursuing a future in aviation. The scholarship will provide opportunities to emerging aviation professionals to achieve their academic goals and contribute their talents to the aviation industry. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a U.S. resident, at least 18 years of age at the date of application, enrolled in a University Aviation Association member institution at the time of application, hold a current FAA private pilot certificate, and must be pursuing an instrument, multi-engine, or commercial pilot rating. Must be supported by an official recommendation letter from faculty.

Pioneers of Flight Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor National Air Transportation Foundation (NATA) Contact 818 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 900 Washington, DC 20006 www.nata.aero Usual Deadline December 28 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $1,000 Scholarship Criteria College students in their sophomore or junior year who are enrolled in a full-time aviation degree program at an accredited four-year college or university. A GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale, and able to demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in general aviation. D E D I C A T E D T O H E L P I N G B U S I N E S S A C H I E V E I T S H I G H E S T G O A L S.

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Society of Flight Test Engineers

Scholarship Sponsor Society of Flight Test Engineers (SFTE) Contact 44814 N. Elm Avenue Lancaster, CA 93534 www.sfte.org Usual Deadline July 30 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Scholarship Criteria A current transcript must be submitted with this application, or mailed following the completion. For members of SFTE, or children of SFTE members only.

UAA Janice K. Barden Aviation Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) & University Aviation Association Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036 www.nbaa.org or www.uaa.aero Usual Deadline January 10 Amount(s) Awarded (5 or more) $1,000 Description Through the UAA Janice K. Barden Aviation Scholarship, NBAA Charities annually awards a minimum of $1,000 to each of five undergraduates studying aviation-related curricula at NBAA and University Aviation Association (UAA) member institutions. This scholarship is named for the late Janice K. Barden, who was active in the aviation community for decades and who served as chair of the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition Local Committee eight times, more than any other person in NBAA history. Scholarships will be awarded for one academic year, and checks will be made payable to the school. Awards will be made to U.S. Citizens or permanent residents without regard to sex, race, religion or national origin. Scholarship recipients must use the funds by the end of the academic year or risk forfeit of the award. Scholarship Criteria Full-time undergraduate enrolled in aviation-related curricula at an NBAA/UAA member school. Sophomore or higher standing, with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Completed application package, which consists of an essay, resume, official transcript and letter of recommendation.

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Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter Contact 1331 Troon Lane West Chester, PA 19380 www.epa99s.org Usual Deadline April 28 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description Scholarship awards can be used for aviation purpose. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be female who resides, is employed, or attends school in the Delaware Valley; must be at least 16 years old at the time of application. There is no upper age limit. Applicant must be available for a personal interview with the Scholarship Committee.

Aviation Council of Pennsylvania Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aviation Council of Pennsylvania (ACP) Contact 3111 Arcadia Avenue Allentown, PA 18103 www.acpfly.com Usual Deadline July 8 Amount(s) Awarded $500-$1,000 Description Sponsored by the Aviation Council of Pennsylvania Awards for Pennsylvania residents are available in the following categories: Aviation Technology, Aviation Management, and Aviation Pilot Scholarship Criteria Three scholarships are awarded each year to individuals in the Aviation Technology, Aviation Management and Aviation Pilot field; and applicants must be residents of Pennsylvania but can attend school outside Pennsylvania.

Award for Female Pilots in Ventura County Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Ventura County Chapter Contact PO Box 3545 Camarillo, CA 93011 www.vc99s.com Usual Deadline November 15 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Scholarship Criteria This award is available to motivated female pilots training for an advanced rating at any Ventura County airport. You do not need to be a Ninety-Nine to apply. The scholarship is awarded incrementally as the pilot completes various “milestones� in her training, such as passing the written exam, long cross country, etc.

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Bob Stuart Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Missouri Airport Managers Association (MAMA) and Missouri State Aviation Council (MoSAC) Contact PO Box 681118 Kansas City, MO 64150 www.mama-mosac.com Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $1,000 Description MoSAC and MAMA jointly award a scholarship annually to applicants who are enrolled in an aviation-related curriculum at a U.S. college or university. Awards will be made to U.S. Citizens without regard to gender, race, religion or national origin. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen attending a school in the U.S. Must be enrolled in or plan to continue a college curriculum leading to a degree in the field of aviation, have an overall grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, and submit a 300 word (typed, doublespaced) paper in “Why I Wish to Pursue a Career in Aviation� Submit official transcript with an application. Scholarships are not based on endowment and are sometimes not awarded.

Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association Contact 3379 Mill Vista Rd, Unit 4303 Platteville, CO 80651 www.caaa.wildapricot.org Usual Deadline October 17 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria Anyone submitting a resume application to the Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association will be eligible for this award. Candidates should demonstrate a genuine interest in agricultural areas such as agronomy, research, chemistry, or ag law that promotes or supports the agricultural aviation industry. Non-traditional students also are encouraged to apply. Letters of recommendation will be accepted along with the resume application but are not required. The scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior attending a higher education institution or anyone using the funds for continuing flight education in order to support the agricultural aviation industry. This scholarship is worth $1,000 and is payable to a higher education institution (includes four- and two-year institutions, or agricultural trades certificate programs) or flight operation/ instructor of choice.

Colorado Future Woman Pilot Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Colorado Chapter Contact 3379 Mill Vista Rd Unit 4303 Highlands Ranch CO 80129-2421 www.colorado99s.org Usual Deadline April 30 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description The award is for flights and flight instruction in any aircraft type for the certificate. Scholarship Criteria To be eligible, each applicant must be female, undergo flight training in Colorado, currently hold a Student Pilot Certificate, have already soloed, and have logged at least 10 hours of flight time. www.uaa.aero 31


GEOGRAPHIC Airport Related Dodie and David Riach Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, New Jersey Chapter Contact 1338 Wood Valley Road Mountainside, NJ 07092 www.nj99.org Usual Deadline October 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description The Scholarship is awarded to a pilot or student pilot in recognition of an earnest desire to further his or her aviation achievements. Scholarship Criteria The scholarship is open to both men and women. Must be at least a student pilot or pilot who is trying to further their aviation goals, attain a PPL or additional ratings. Training must be in New Jersey.

Dottie Sanders Memorial Flight Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Diego Chapter Contact 2090 N Marshall Ave. El Cajon, CA 92022 www.sd99s.org Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria A award to help fund flight training. Applicant must be a female, reside in San Diego, Riverside, Orange or Imperial counties OR be a member of any chapter of the Southwest Section of the Ninety-Nines, private pilot license applicants must have passed the written and soloed, if for an advanced rating/certificate, applicant must have Private certificate. Funds may be used to help fund Private Pilot training OR if a certified pilot applicant, may be used to fund training for the Instrument, Commercial, Multi Engine, or any Flight Instructor certificates. There is a 90 day limit to apply funds towards training.

Emergency Responder Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor California Aeronautical University (CAU) Contact 1450 Boughton Drive Bakersfield, CA 93308 www.calaero.edu Usual Deadline Varies Amount(s) Awarded (10) $3,000 Description In recognition of their service to our communities, California Aeronautical University is proud to offer the $3,000 Public Safety/ Emergency Responder Scholarship to law enforcement personnel, fire fighters, public safety employees and their immediate family. Scholarship Criteria The following requirements must be met in full when applying for the Public Safety/Emergency Responder Scholarship: Submit a completed scholarship application and scholarship agreement, Proof of Service, and submit an essay to explain how earning your degree/diploma at California Aeronautical University will help you achieve your career goals.

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Female Student Pilots Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Ventura County Chapter Contact PO Box 3545 Camarillo, CA 93011 www.vc99s.com Usual Deadline May 15 Amount(s) Awarded up to (2) $3,000 Description The Ventura County Ninety-Nines are pleased to offer up to (2) Student Pilot Milestone Awards. These awards are available to motivated female student pilots over the age of 17 who are living or working in Ventura Country or training at any Ventura County airport. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must have at least 6 flight hours within the last ninety days or Flight Training Device (FTD) appropriate to the rating sought with CFI logbook entry. The awards are not based on financial need. The student must be able to have the financial means to complete her training without the scholarship. Payments of the scholarship are applied directly to the student pilot’s flight school account.

Fran Sargent Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Florida Goldcoast Chapter Contact PO Box 1308 Stuart, FL 34995 www.flgoldcoast99s.org Usual Deadline September 19 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $3,000 Description It is open to any woman with at least a private pilot certificate who is a resident of Florida or currently enrolled in an aviation training program in Florida. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have an Instrument Rating and able to attend the ground school and SIM training.

GMAA-Batchelor Aviation Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Greater Miami Aviation Association Batchelor Aviation Scholarship Fund, Inc. Contact PO Box 66-0834 Miami, FL 33266 www.gmaa.aero Usual Deadline May 31 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description Scholarships are awarded to qualified aviation students pursuing a career in the South Florida Aviation industry. Applications for the Scholarships are accepted until May 31 of each year. Application forms are available in college financial aid departments Scholarship Criteria 1. Must have completed a minimum of 30 college credits, of which 15 must be in Aviation. (Documented acceptance to upper level degree program in aviation or aeronautics may replace 15 aviation credits.) 2. Grade point average of 3.0 or higher. 3. U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident 4. Acceptance or pending acceptance (application in process) by the program for which funding is sought 4. You MUST be attending one of the following schools: * Miami-Dade College * Broward College * Everglades University * Embry Riddle Aeronautical University * Florida Memorial University * Lynn University * Florida Institute of Technology * George T. Baker Technical College www.uaa.aero 33


GEOGRAPHIC Airport Related Hayden Memorial Future Woman Pilot Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Gabriel Valley Chapter Contact 5995 Windemere Way Riverside, CA 92506 www.ninety-nines.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria The Linda Hayden Memorial Future Woman Pilot Scholarship is a perpetual scholarship awarded to a resident of the San Gabriel Valley and surrounding areas who meets the following criteria: Female, not a licensed pilot, and a United States Citizen.

John P. Culhane Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Alaska Airmen’s Association (AAA) Contact 4200 Floatplane Dr. Anchorage, AK 99502 USA www.alaskaairmen.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be enrolled in an aviation-related program at an accredited college, university, trade school or approved training center or be in current training with a certified Flight Instructor or A&P Mechanic; must have completed one year of a commercial aviation training program or at least 25% of the work toward it; must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Moody Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Moody Aviation

Contact 6719 E Rutter Ave Spokane, WA 99212 www.moody.edu/undergrad/aviation/scholarships Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded Individual scholarships range from $1,000 to $5,000

BE A MISSIONARY AND AN AVIATOR. TRAIN AT MOODY. TAKE THE NEXT STEP moody.edu/moodyaviation | (800) 588-8344

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Description Each year Moody awards numerous scholarships and grants to students who are both worthy and in need of such an award. Due to Moody’s absolute reliance upon the sacrificial gifts of our donors to directly fund every scholarship and grant, assistance is first awarded to students nearest to graduation. Over $150,000 in aviation scholarships are available annually to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Missionary Aviation Technology program offered through Moody Aviation in Spokane, WA. Scholarships are based on merit, mission intent and demonstrated financial need. Scholarship Criteria Enrollment in the Bachelor of Science in Missionary Aviation Technology program offered through Moody Aviation in Spokane, WA. Scholarships are awarded to students based on merit, mission intent and demonstrated financial need.


GEOGRAPHIC Monterey Bay Ninety-Nines Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Monterey Bay Chapter Contact 140 Dovewood Lane Aptos, CA 95003 www.montereybay99s.org Usual Deadline December 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description The Monterey Bay Chapter of The Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots is offering one scholarship to a local woman. Scholarship Criteria The student applicant must be in good health and not dependent on medication or have any other disqualifying condition. The applicant must live in Santa Cruz or Monterey County. The applicant must be a licensed pilot, she must have completed any necessary written exams, and have a current flight review.

Nancy K. Jensen Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Greater Seattle Chapter Contact 20918 9th Ave. S. Des Moines, WA 98198 www.seattle99s.org Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description A scholarship in Nancy’s memory is awarded yearly to a student pilot with a minimum of 6 hours flight time logged, to be used toward completion of Private Pilot Certificate including flight and simulator training, ground school, and test fees. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a female resident of Western Washington, 15 years of age or older. Be a member of The Ninety-Nines. Be enrolled in a recognized ground school. Possess current medical and student pilot certificates. Provide anticipated written exam date.

Nancy Stratford Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Diego Chapter Contact 2090 N Marshall Ave, El Cajon, CA 92022 www.sd99s.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,250 Scholarship Criteria A award to help fund flight training. Applicant must (1) be a female, (2) reside in San Diego County, (3) have a current student medical for PPL award OR if for an advanced rating/certificate must have Private certificate. Funds may be used to help fund Private Pilot training, OR if a certified pilot applicant, may be used to fund training for the Instrument, Commercial, Multi Engine, or any Flight Instructor certificates.

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GEOGRAPHIC Airport Related Northwest Section Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Northwest Chapter Contact 1338 Wood Valley Road Mountainside, NJ 07092 www.nj99.org Usual Deadline April 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description To support women pilots in the continued pursuit of aeronautical skills, professionally and recreational. Scholarship Criteria An essay strictly limited to 1000 words, describing the applicant’s objectives in obtaining the scholarship, and how the scholarship will be used to advance that goal. Successful essays will be published on The Northwest Chapter web page.

Organization of Women Pilots Awards Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Santa Rosa Chapter Contact 2247 Airport Blvd. Santa Rosa, CA 95403 www.santarosa99s.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description The purpose of this scholarship is to provide funds to be used for a specific rating or certificate in flight training and/or continuing education to further the recipient’s pursuit of a career in aviation. Scholarship Criteria 17 or older, female, private pilot, current medical and flight review. Must live within 150 miles of Charles M. Schulz, Sonoma County Airport and be working toward a career in aviation.

Phoenix Chapter Ninety-Nines Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Phoenix Chapter Contact 10755 W. Belmont Ave. Glendale, AZ 85307 www.phx99s.org Usual Deadline June 15 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $2,000 Description Scholarship can be used toward Private Pilot or Advanced Certificates + Ratings. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a female U.S. Citizen, resident of the state of Arizona, possess a student pilot certificate.

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GEOGRAPHIC

Richard J. Santori Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Scioto Valley Chapter Contact 441 Elm Street Frankfort IL 60423 www.ncs99s.org Usual Deadline March 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000, $2,000 Description The Richard J. Santori Memorial Scholarship offers two annual scholarships to members of the NCS that are administered by the Chicago Area Chapter. $2,000 is offered to assist a Ninety-Nines in the completion of an additional pilot certificate or rating. $1,000 is offered to assist a student pilot member. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be in good standing as a current member of the 99s, the North Central Section Chapter.

Rocky Mountain Section Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the Rocky Mountain Section. To help support our future aerospace professionals, the AIAA Foundation annually awards financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students in science or engineering programs. Scholarship Criteria Applicants for an AIAA Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship shall meet the following eligibility requirements: Must be a current AIAA Student member in good standing. Must have completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.30. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the United States or U.S. Territories. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

Rosella Bjornson Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Manitoba Chapter Contact 52 Rutledge Cres Winnipeg, MB R3W 1E8 manitoba99s.wordpress.com Usual Deadline January 14 Amount(s) Awarded $1,500 Scholarship Criteria The scholarship is open to female residents of Manitoba or a member of the Manitoba Chapter of The Ninety-Nines, and hold a Private Pilot License or higher.

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GEOGRAPHIC

Vanier Family Bluemont Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Kansas State University Polytechnic Scholarships (KSU) Contact Kansas State University Manhattan, KS 66506 https://polytechnic.k-state.edu/admissions/financialaid/scholarships/freshmen/freshmen-2020/ Usual Deadline December 1 Amount(s) Awarded $40,000 Description $10,000 renewable over four years. Scholarship remains renewable as long as recipient maintains a 3.5 GPA and remains enrolled full-time at K-State Polytechnic. Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be incoming undergraduate students, enrolled full-time at K-State Polytechnic. Recipients must have a minimum score of 32 on the ACT and a 3.5 GPA or higher.

Vanier Family Leadership Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Kansas State University Polytechnic Scholarships (KSU) Contact Kansas State University Manhattan, KS 66506 https://polytechnic.k-state.edu/admissions/financialaid/scholarships/freshmen/freshmen-2020/ Usual Deadline December 1 Amount(s) Awarded $20,000 Description $5,000 renewable over four years. Scholarship remains renewable as long as recipient maintains a 3.5 GPA and remains enrolled full-time at K-State Polytechnic. Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be incoming undergraduate students, enrolled full-time at K-State Polytechnic. Recipients must have a minimum score of 32 on the ACT and a 3.5 GPA or higher.

Vanier Family Presidential Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Kansas State University Polytechnic Scholarships (KSU) Contact Kansas State University Manhattan, KS 66506 https://polytechnic.k-state.edu/admissions/financialaid/scholarships/freshmen/freshmen-2020/ Usual Deadline December 1 Amount(s) Awarded $80,000 Description $20,000 renewable over four years. Scholarship remains renewable as long as recipient maintains a 3.5 GPA and remains enrolled fulltime at K-State Polytechnic. Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be incoming undergraduate students, enrolled full-time at K-State Polytechnic. Recipients must have a minimum score of 32 on the ACT and a 3.5 or higher GPA or higher.

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GRADUATE SCHOOL Airport Related AAAA Graduate Scholarships

Scholarship Sponsor Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Contact 755 Main Street, Suite 4D Monroe, CT 06468 www.quad-a.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description The AAAA Scholarship Foundation, Inc., is a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation established to render financial assistance for the college level education of members and relatives of the Army Aviation Association of America, Inc. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a current member of the AAAA, or the spouse of a current AAAA member or deceased member, or the son or daughter of a current or deceased member, or the grandchild of a current or deceased member, or the unmarried sibling of a current or deceased member.

G.C. Oates Air Breathing Propulsion Graduate Award Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description To help support our future aerospace professionals, the AIAA Foundation annually awards financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students in science or engineering programs. Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

General Aviation Systems Graduate Award

Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

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GRADUATE SCHOOL

Guidance, Navigation and Control Graduate Award Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

John Leland Atwood Graduate Award

Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,250 Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

Luis de Florez Graduate Award

Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $3,500 Description To help support our future aerospace professionals, the AIAA Foundation annually awards financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students in science or engineering programs. Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

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GRADUATE SCHOOL Airport Related Martin Summerfield Propellants Graduate Award

Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Propellant Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,250

Description To help support our future aerospace professionals, the AIAA Foundation annually awards financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students in science or engineering programs. Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

Neil A. Armstrong Graduate Award

Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000

Description The AIAA Foundation Neil A. Armstrong Graduate Award honors the character and achievements of the late astronaut, military pilot and educator while also providing deserving students with the financial assistance needed to complete their studies. Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

Orville & Wilbur Wright Graduate Awards Recipient Scholarship Sponsor American Institute of Aeronautics Astronautics (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Scholarship Criteria Must be a current AIAA student member in good standing, and completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U. S. Must be studying a field to enter the Astronautics industry.

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GRADUATE SCHOOL Zonta Amelia Earhart Fellowship Awards Scholarship Sponsor Zonta International Foundation (ZIF) Contact 557 West Randolph Street Chicago, IL 60661 www.xfoundation.zonta.org Usual Deadline November 15 Amount(s) Awarded $10,000 Description Globally, women make up around 25 percent of the workforce in the aerospace industry. In an effort to carry out its mission that women have access to all resources and are represented in decision-making positions on an equal basis with men, Zonta International offers the Amelia Earhart Fellowship. Scholarship Criteria Women of any nationality pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree who demonstrate a superior academic record conducting research applied to aerospace engineering or space sciences are eligible. It is imperative that students be registered in a full-time Ph.D./doctoral program and have completed at least one year of that program or have received a master’s degree in an aerospace-applied field at the time the application is submitted. Applicants must not graduate from their Ph.D. or doctoral program before April 2021. Please note that postdoctoral research programs are not eligible for the Fellowship. Classified members (club members and individuals with direct membership with Zonta International) and employees of Zonta International and Zonta International Foundation, and their family members (ancestors, descendants, adoptees, siblings, nieces or cousins, and those of their spouse or cohabiting partner), are not eligible to apply for the Fellowship. Note that previous Amelia Earhart Fellows are not eligible to apply to renew the Fellowship for a second year.

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Dreams Take Flight Scholarship

Award up to $150,000

SCHOLARSHIP FOR ONE HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR In an effort to help the next generation start successful careers as aviation professionals, California Aeronautical University is proud to offer the Dreams Take Flight Scholarship. Awarded to one current high school senior, the Scholarship can cover the tuition, fees, and minimum flight hour requirements associated with the Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree.*

Application deadline: March 31, 2019 Apply Today Call (661) 246-3895 ı calaero.edu/UAAscholarship

Where Careers Take Flight From its unparalleled purpose-built flight training facility located on an international airport in Southern California, California Aeronautical University offers professional pilot degree programs as well as other aviation-related programs. CAU holds FAA Part 141 approval.

Now Enrolling Call (661) 246-3895 ı Visit calaero.edu/UAA ı *Complete scholarship rules are described in the 2018 CAU Catalog. The award for flight fees is capped at the FAA minimum flight hour requirements. If flight fees incurred are less than what is described in Catalog, the University will not return the difference to the recipient. CAU offers financial aid to those who qualify. For important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program, visit calaero.edu/consumerinformation.


HIGH SCHOOL

Career Path University Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor California Aeronautical University (CAU) Contact 1450 Boughton Drive Bakersfield, CA 93308 www.calaero.edu Usual Deadline Within one year of high school graduation date Amount(s) Awarded (35) $2,000 Scholarship Criteria The following requirements must be met in full: Submit a completed scholarship application and scholarship agreement, submit a recommendation letter to be completed by the applicant’s High School/GED Counselor, Administrator or Instructor, submit an official high school transcript with a statement of intention to graduate, and submit a short essay to explain the desire to pursue the chosen area of study and describing any long-term goals.

Dreams Take Flight Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor California Aeronautical University (CAU) Contact 1450 Boughton Drive Bakersfield, CA 93308 www.calaero.edu Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded (1) $151,650 Description Awarded to ONE current high school senior based on personal goals, academic interest and merit, the Scholarship covers all of the tuition and fees associated with the University’s Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree, including minimum flight hour requirements. Scholarship Criteria Eligible scholarship recipients must be a current high school senior, have a minimum GPA of 2.5, provide two letters of recommendation and submit a personal statement in the form of an essay or video. Students must also meet the admissions requirements described in the University’s catalog.

David Arver Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Given by Pete and Carrie Halbauer and the employees of Skycom Avionics Inc. in Waukesha, Wisconsin. This award was established by Dutch and Ginger Arver in memory of their son, David. Dutch Arver was a supporter of the AEA for years and served on the board of directors until his retirement. Scholarship Criteria The recipient of this scholarship shall be a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program.

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HIGH SCHOOL Airport Related Dutch & Ginger Arver Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Open to all AEA members, their children, grandchildren or dependents. This scholarship may be used for avionics or aircraft at an accredited college or university and will be applied toward tuition only. The scholarship is in memory of Gene Baker, the first executive director of the Aircraft Electronics Association. Scholarship Criteria Available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.

Garmin Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description Available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Have a scanned file of your most recent high school or college transcript on your computer. Prepare your responses to the Questions & Essay section before you start application. Applications received without completed information will not be considered.

Gogo Business Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description Available to a high school, college or vocational/technical school student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have minimum 2.5 GPA required. Must study full-time. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Restricted to students studying Aviation/ Aerospace.

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HIGH SCHOOL

H.P. Bud Milligan Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact 3000 Poberezny Road Oshkosh, WI 54902 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description Presented to a student enrolled in an accredited aviation program at a college, technical school, or aviation academy. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must also be involved in school and community activities as well as aviation and be an EAA member or be recommended by an EAA member.

Jerry Smith Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Available to a high school, college or vocational/technical school student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Have a scanned file of your most recent high school or college transcript on your computer. Prepare your responses to the Questions & Essay section before you start application. Applications received without completed information will not be considered.

Johnny Davis Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Named in memory of Johnny Davis, President of Dallas Avionics in Dallas, Texas, who supported the general aviation industry for more than 30 years and served as an AEA Associate Board Member. This scholarship is available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website. Scholarship Criteria The scholarship is available to high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

International Operators Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036-2527 www.nbaa.org Usual Deadline November 30 Amount(s) Awarded $9,000 Description The NBAA International Operators Committee is dedicated to promoting education and training as a means for individuals to enhance their safety knowledge and professionalism. Scholarship Criteria Individuals entering the business aviation industry or current aviation professionals seeking to expand their career in international operations. 18 years or older, application, essay, and at least one signed letter of recommendation.

Monte R. Mitchell Global Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Scholarship is available to European students pursuing a degree in aviation maintenance technology, avionics, or aircraft repair at an accredited school located in Europe or the United States. Scholarship Criteria Must be an undergraduate student. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Restricted to students studying Aviation/Aerospace.

Multi-Year Ambassadorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Rotary Foundation of Rotary International Contact One Rotary Center 1560 Sherman Avenue Evanston, IL 60201-3698 www.rotary.org Usual Deadline Varies by individual Rotary Club Amount(s) Awarded $12,000 Description Scholarship is available to European students pursuing a degree in aviation maintenance technology, avionics, or aircraft repair at an accredited school located in Europe or the United States. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a citizen of a country in which there is a Rotary Club, have completed at least two years of college course work or two years of post-secondary employment in a recognized vocation, plan to enroll in degree-seeking programs/courses, and submit essay.

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MECHANIC (A&P) Airport Related ADMA Scholarship Program

Scholarship Sponsor Aviation Distributors and Manufacturers Association (ADMA) Contact 100 N. 20th Street, 4th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103 www.adma.org Usual Deadline April 2 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description The ADMA Scholarship was established to provide assistance to youth aviation institutions and students pursuing careers in the aviation field. Scholarship Criteria The scholarship program is open to third-year students enrolled in a four-year program at an accredited post secondary institution majoring in Aviation Management or a Professional Pilot program, or a first-year student in an A&P program at a two-year accredited program. This is a two-year renewal scholarship should applicants continue to meet eligibility requirements.

Aerospace Maintenance Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) Contact 1 Westbrook Corporate Center, Suite 300 Westchester, IL 60154 www.obap.org Usual Deadline February 24 Amounts $1,000 Description OBAP will award a scholarship to a deserving individual to further their career in the aviation industry as a Mechanic. Scholarship Criteria Please email completed application package to obapscholarships@obap.org. Each email should contain the following in PDF form: Application Essay, Two Letters of Recommendation, Any other required documents as indicated on that particular scholarship. All documents must be attached to a single email with only your OBAP member number in the subject line.

Bill Sanderson Aviation Maintenance Technician Scholarship Sponsor Helicopter Foundation International (HFi) Contact 1920 Ballenger Avenue, 4th Floor Alexandria, VA 22304 www.helicopterfoundation.org Usual Deadline September 1 Amount(s) Awarded (5) $1,600, $1,150, $850, $750, $650 Description The Bill Sanderson Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Scholarship is offered by HAi’s Technical Committee to promote the choice of helicopter maintenance as a career. Scholarship Criteria Scholarship applicants should be about to graduate from an FAA-approved Part 147 AMT school or be a recent recipient of an airframe and power-plant (A&P) certificate. All FAA written and practical exams must be successfully completed prior to attending the chosen school; however, these exams do not necessarily have to be completed before applying for the scholarship. 50 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing


MECHANIC (A&P)

John Sandberg A & P Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact PO Box 3065 Oshkosh, WI 54903 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $1,000 Description The John Sandberg Scholarship provides up to two awards to support candidates to receive their A&P certificate. John Sandberg was a skilled mechanic who turned his passion for aviation into a successful business. This scholarship is dedicated to John’s vision of a hand up and using his skills to help others achieve their dreams. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be EAA member or recommended by EAA member. Awarded to a student pursuing training leading to professional aviation occupation. Awards dependent on funding.

Maintenance Technical Career Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036 www.nbaa.org Usual Deadline February 28 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description The NBAA Maintenance Committee is dedicated to promoting technical education and training as a means for business aviation maintenance technicians to enhance their careers. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or nonresident student in Part 147 School. Completed application package, which consists of completed essay, resume and one signed letter of recommendation, and for students a copy of transcript and for A&P a copy of license.

Maintenance Technician Certificate Scholarships Scholarship Sponsor Helicopter Foundation International (HFi) Contact 1920 Ballenger Avenue, 4th Floor Alexandria, VA 22304 www.helicopterfoundation.org Usual Deadline September 1 Amount(s) Awarded (6) $2,500 Scholarship Criteria Applicants must already be enrolled in a maintenance technician certificate program at an FAA-approved Part 147 school or international equivalent. Up to six scholarships may be awarded.

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MECHANIC (A&P) Airport Related Marshall Temple Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Named in memory of Marshall E. Temple, founder of Temple Electronics in Houston, Texas. Temple, a U.S. Navy veteran, started his business in 1973, which has been an AEA member ever since. This scholarship is available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must write a 300-word essay on the following topic: What are FAA’s “Next-Gen” technologies and how will they change aircraft maintenance and the skills and the knowledge required of tomorrow’s technicians.

Stone Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have a scanned file of your most recent high school or college transcript. Prepare your responses to the Questions & Essay section before you start application. Applications received without completed information will not be considered.

Richard Lee Vernon Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Contact PO Box 3065 Oshkosh, WI 54903-3065 www.eaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $500 Description Presented by the Vernon family to a person pursuing training leading to a professional aviation occupation. This scholarship is awarded to an individual accepted to a course of study in a recognized professional aviation training program in an institution of higher learning or aviation technical school. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be Experimental Aircraft Association member or recommended by EAA member. Awarded to a student pursuing training leading to professional aviation occupation. Awards are dependent on funding. 52 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing


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United Airlines Tech Ops Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) Contact 1 Westbrook Corporate Center, Suite 300 Westchester, IL 60154 www.obap.org Usual Deadline February 24 Amounts $1,500 Description OBAP will award a scholarship to a deserving individual to further their career in the aviation industry as a Mechanic. Scholarship Criteria Please email completed application package to obapscholarships@obap.org. Each email should contain the following in PDF form, Application Essay, Two Letters of Recommendation, Any other required documents as indicated on that particular scholarship. All documents must be attached to a single email with only your OBAP member number in the subject line.

Universal Avionics Systems Corp. Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Contact 3570 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 www.aea.net Usual Deadline April 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,500 Description Available to a high school senior or college student who plans to attend or is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have a scanned file of your most recent high school or college transcript on your computer. Prepare your responses to the Questions & Essay section before you start application. Applications received without completed information will not be considered.

William M. Fanning Maintenance Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Contact 1200 Eighteenth Street NW, Suite 400 Washington, DC 20036-2527 www.nbaa.org Usual Deadline July 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $2,500 Description NBAA Charities annually awards two applicants pursuing careers as maintenance technicians. One award will benefit a student who is currently enrolled in an accredited airframe and power plant (A&P) program at an approved FAR Part 147 school. The second award will benefit an individual who is not currently enrolled but has been accepted for enrollment in an A&P program. Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. Completed application package, which consists of essay, resume, official transcript or acceptance letter and one signed letter of recommendation.

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MILITARY & VETERAN Airport Related AAAA Upperclassman Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Contact 755 Main Street, Suite 4D Monroe, CT 06468 www.quad-a.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description To provide financial aid for the post-secondary education of members of the Army Aviation Association of America or their dependents. Scholarship Criteria This program is open to AAAA members and their siblings or children. They must be at least sophomores in college. Special consideration is given to applications submitted or sponsored by warrant officers and enlisted personnel. Selection is based on academic merit and personal achievement.

AAAE Foundation Scholarship for Native Americans Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 28 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description Awards are offered to Accredited Airport Executives, their spouses, and their children. Scholarship recipients can be enrolled in any course of study, and all eligible applicants receive scholarships. Scholarship Criteria The AAAE Foundation grants a scholarship each year to a number of Native American college or university students with a junior class standing or higher, who are enrolled in an aviation program and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Eligibility is unrelated to membership in AAAE and the program is funded by a grant from the estate of Pete Hill, A.A.E.

AEF Air Force Spouse Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aerospace Education Foundation (AEF) Contact 1501 Lee Highway Arlington, VA 22209 www.afa.org Usual Deadline January 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description To provide financial assistance for undergraduate or graduate study to spouses of Air Force members. Scholarship Criteria Open to spouses of Air Force active duty, Air National Guard, or Air Force Reserve members. Spouses who are themselves military members or in ROTC are not eligible. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher in college and be able to provide proof of acceptance into an accredited undergraduate or graduate degree program.

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AFROTC Angel Flight and Silver Wings Scholarships Scholarship Sponsor United States Air Force ROTC Contact AFA, Suite 400 1501 Lee Highway Arlington VA 22209 www.aas-sw.org Usual Deadline November 15 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description Aerospace Education Foundation’s Angel Flight/Silver Wings Scholarship program provides grants to rising juniors and seniors who are active members of Angel Flight/Silver Wings. Scholarship Criteria Active member of Angel Flight/Silver Wings for a minimum of one year. Junior or Senior student for academic year. Minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0. Ability to demonstrate active involvement in campus and community service projects. Projects positive image of AF/SW, AFROTC, USAF.

Air Force Sergeants Association Scholarship Sponsor Airmen Memorial Foundation (AMF) Contact AFSA/AMF Scholarship Programs PO Box 50 Temple Hills, MD 20757 www.hqafsa.org Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description AFSA + the Airmen Memorial Foundation joined together to conduct a scholarship program to financially assist the undergraduate studies of eligible, dependent children of the enlisted Total Air Force members. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be an unmarried child or legally adopted stepchild of an enlisted member serving in the U.S. Air Force, Air National Guard or Air Force Reserve Command, or in retired status, who has not attained their 23rd birthday as of August 31, 2019.

AMVETS Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor AMVETS Contact 4647 Forbes Blvd. Lanham, MD 20706 www.amvets.org Usual Deadline April 30 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description AMVETS annually awards scholarships to veterans/active military, their sons, daughters or grandchildren, and of a deceased veteran is also eligible. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence and financial need, the scholarships go to deserving high school seniors, high school JROTC students and veterans pursuing a higher education.

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MILITARY & VETERAN Airport Related Baccalaureate Degree Completion Program Scholarship Sponsor U.S. Navy (USN) Contact 6490 Saufley Field Road Pensacola, FL 32509-5204 www.navycs.com Usual Deadline Contact Sponsor Amount(s) Awarded Varies Scholarship Criteria Students in junior college, community college, or four-year college in any major who wish to serve in the Navy as officers following receipt of the Bachelor’s degree. They must be under the age of 25 at the expected date of commissioning.

Captain Jodi Callahan Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Aerospace Education Foundation (AEF) Contact 1501 Lee Highway Arlington, VA 22209 www.afa.org Usual Deadline April 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description The Captain Callahan Memorial Scholarship provides a scholarship to an active duty Air Force, full time Air National Guard or full time Air Force Reserve pursuing a Master’s Degree in a non-technical field of study. Scholarship Criteria One letter of recommendation from your Air Force supervisor or commander which includes a character reference, a description of your performance and an assessment of your potential as an Air Force leader.

Daedalian Foundation

Scholarship Sponsor USAF Daedalian Foundation Contact PO Box 249 Randolph AFB, TX 78148-0249 www.daedalians.org Usual Deadline Varies Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description To further the Objectives of the Order of Daedalians insofar as assisting in the education of deserving young persons in the fields of aerospace engineering and flight, and encouraging those young people who receive valuable aerospace training to pursue a military career, the Daedalian Foundation has established a Descendants Scholarship Program for descendants of Daedalian members. Scholarship Criteria Intention to pursue a career as a military aviator. Demonstration of moral character and patriotism. Physical condition and aptitude for flight.

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Duane Moorer Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) Contact 1 Westbrook Corporate Center, Suite 300 Westchester, IL 60154 www.obap.org/duane-moorer-scholarship Usual Deadline June 2 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description The late Captain Duane “Tony” Moorer was a pilot for the United Parcel Service (UPS), where he enjoyed a distinguished career that lasted nineteen years. He cultivated his craft and love of aviation as a pilot and logistics officer for the United States Marine Corps. Scholarship Criteria Minimum Applicant Requirements: 2.5 or better GPA. A high school senior accepted into a two or four year aerospace degree program. 250 word written essay on “The importance of giving back.” Two letters of recommendation from a teacher(s) and/or current OBAP member(s).

Edward Horne Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) Contact 1 Westbrook Corporate Center, Suite 300 Westchester, IL 60154 www.obap.org/edward Usual Deadline June 2 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description The OBAP Edward Horne Scholarship was established to provide individuals retaining a Private Pilot License with the financial support needed to advance careers in aviation through continue education and training. Scholarship Criteria Minimum Applicant Requirements: 2.5 or better GPA. A high school senior accepted into a aerospace degree program. 250 word written essay on “The importance of giving back.” Two letters of recommendation from a teacher(s) and/or current OBAP member(s).

General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program Scholarship Sponsor United States Air Force Aid Society (USAS) Contact 241 18th Street S., Suite 202 Arlington, VA 22202 www.afas.org Usual Deadline Varies Amount(s) Awarded (10) $500 -$4,000 Description The General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant program is the centerpiece of the Society’s education support initiatives, awarding competitive education grants to eligible Air Force dependents based on family financial need. Scholarship Criteria AFAS education support is available to dependent sons and daughters of active duty, Title 10 Reservists on extended active duty, Title 32 Guard performing full-time active duty, retired, and deceased Air Force members, as well as spouses of active duty and Title 10 Reservists, and widows/widowers.

Marine Corps Historical Center Research Grants

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MILITARY & VETERAN Airport Related Scholarship Sponsor U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Contact Marine Corps Historical Center

Building 58 Washington Navy Yard Washington, DC 20374-0580 www.marineheritage.org/grants.html Usual Deadline Varies Amount(s) Awarded $400 - $3,000

Description The United States Marine Corps offers research grants of $400 to $3,000 to encourage graduate-level and advanced study in Marine Corps history and related fields. These grants come from the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation, a nonprofit organization which seeks to further historical and museum research related to the Marine Corps. While the program concentrates on graduate students, grants are available to other qualified persons. Applicants for grants should have the ability to conduct advanced study in those aspects of American military history and museum activities directly related to the U.S. Marine Corps. Scholarship Criteria Preliminary application for a grant involves the submission of a completed application form to the Director of Marine Corps History. The application and accompanying letter should outline the applicant’s qualifications, and should either propose a specific topic or request a suggested topic based on the applicant’s interests and qualifications. If the evaluation of the preliminary application is favorable, the applicant will be asked to make formal application. The formal application should include evidence of the applicant’s professional qualifications through appropriate letters of recommendation, publications, or evidence of accomplishment in relevant fields. Students should provide academic transcripts. Final approval or disapproval of the grant request will be made following submission of the formal application. Please contact the Marine Corps History Division at (703) 432-5058.

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Navy Tuition Assistance Program Scholarship Sponsor U.S. Navy (USN) Contact 6490 Saufley Field Road Pensacola, FL 32509-5204 www.navycs.com Usual Deadline Contact Sponsor Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description To provide financial assistance for the high school, vocational, undergraduate, or graduate education of Navy personnel. Scholarship Criteria Active duty Navy personnel (both officers and enlisted people, including Naval Reservists on continuous active duty or ordered to active duty for 120 days or more) who register to take courses at accredited civilian schools during off-duty time are eligible for this program.

Non-Commissioned Officers Association Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Non-Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA) Contact PO Box 33610 San Antonio, TX 78265-3610 www.ncoausa.org Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded $900 Description Children and spouses of current members of the Non-Commissioned Officers Association. Awards not limited by race, color, creed, national origin, or sex. For undergraduate study only at accredited universities. Scholarship Criteria Include with completed application: Two letters of recommendation from teachers/counselors; a personal recommendation from an adult who is not a relative; a handwritten autobiography; certified transcript of high school or college grades; ACT or SAT scores, and a composition on Americanism (not less than 200 words).

Tailhook Educational Foundation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Tailhook Educational Foundation (TEF) Contact 9696 Businesspark Ave. San Diego, CA 92131 www.tailhook.net Usual Deadline March 1 Amount(s) Awarded $15,000 Scholarship Criteria This program is open to the dependents of Tailhook Association members and to the dependents of individuals who have served as Navy, Coast Guard, or Marine Corps personnel aboard aircraft carriers. Applicants may be high school seniors, high school graduates, college students, or graduate students.

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MINORITIES Airport Related Alaska K&S Aviation Boeing 737 Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description Alaska Airlines and K&S Aviation have a long history of supporting NGPA members. This will be the fourth year a Boeing 737 Type Rating Scholarship will be awarded. The winner will be invited to Seattle to participate in the Boeing 737 type rating training over the course of several weeks. Once the scholarship has been awarded, and upon successful completion of the 737 type rating, and only when Alaska is actively hiring, the recipient will have an opportunity to interview for a pilot position. Scholarship Criteria Must be at least 18 years of age and involved with aviation related training leading to a career as a professional pilot. The strength of the applicant’s commitment to supporting and bettering the LGBT community is one of the criteria established by the NGPA Education Fund in considering applicants.

American Airlines Advanced Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and American Airlines Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded (3) $3,000 Description Scholarship funds may be used to pay for advanced flight training (e.g., multi-engine, commercial, instructor, or ATP). Funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university or flight school which cover the cost of advanced flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school.

Buttgenbach Foundation Private Pilot Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and Buttgenbach Foundation Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded $10,000 Description For the first year, the NGPA is pleased to partner with the Buttgenbach Foundation to offer a $10,000 Private Pilot Scholarship. Funds must be used towards Private Pilot flight training, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university or flight school. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school and may be used retroactively should the recipient finish his/her Private Pilot Certificate before the winner is announced. Applications will be scored on various criteria including: financial need, leadership, LGBTQ+ involvement, and essay quality. 60 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing


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Delta Air Lines Advanced Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and Delta Air Lines Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $6,000 Description Scholarship funds may be used to pay for advanced flight training (e.g., multi-engine, commercial, instructor, or ATP). Funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university or flight school which cover the cost of advanced flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school. Funds may not be applied towards a sport, recreational, private pilot or instrument certificate.

Envoy Air Advanced Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and Envoy Air Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description Envoy Air is proud to partner with the NGPA in supporting those pilots engaged in flight training. Scholarship funds may be used to pay for those pursuing their instrument rating or any other advanced flight training (e.g., multi-engine, commercial, instructor, or ATP). Funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university or flight school which cover the cost of advanced flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school. Funds may not be applied towards a sport, recreational, or private pilot certificate.

Edward Horne Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) Contact 1 Westbrook Corporate Center, Suite 300 Westchester, IL 60154 www.obap.org/edward Usual Deadline June 2 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description The OBAP Edward Horne Scholarship was established to provide individuals retaining a Private Pilot License with the financial support needed to advance careers in aviation through continued education and training. Scholarship Criteria Minimum Applicant Requirements: 2.5 or better GPA. A high school senior accepted into a aerospace degree program. 250 word written essay on “The importance of giving back.” Two letters of recommendation from a teacher(s) and/or current OBAP member(s).

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MINORITIES Airport Related FedEx Advanced Flight Training

Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and FedEx Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded $6,000 Description Scholarship funds may be used to pay for advanced flight training (e.g., multi-engine, commercial, instructor, or ATP). Funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university or flight school which cover the cost of advanced flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school.

NGPA Commercial Certificate Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded (3) $6,000 Description NGPA is pleased to offer three scholarships to help individuals obtain their commercial pilot certificate. Scholarship funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university, or flight school which cover the cost of commercial flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school..

NGPA Instrument Rating Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded (4) $6,000 Description NGPA is pleased to offer four scholarships to help individuals obtain their instrument rating. Scholarship funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university, or flight school which cover the cost of instrument flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school.

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NGPA Private Pilot Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded (3) $6,000 Description The NGPA is pleased to offer three scholarships to help individuals obtain their private pilot certificate. Scholarship funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university, or flight school which covers the cost of commercial flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school. Applications will be scored on various criteria including financial need, leadership, LGBTQ+ involvement, and essay quality.

NGPA Seaplane Rating Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description NGPA is pleased to offer one scholarship to assist a recipient in earning a seaplane rating. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school. Applications will be scored on various criteria including: leadership, LGBTQ+ involvement, and essay quality.

NGPA Steven Moore Advocacy Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded $7,000 Description NGPA is pleased to offer one scholarship to help an applicant who has excelled in his or her advocacy of the LGBTQ+ community. Scholarship funds may be used for any portion of flight training. They may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university, or flight school which cover the cost of flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school.

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MINORITIES Airport Related NGPA Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description NGPA is pleased to offer one scholarship to assist a recipient in earning a tailwheel endorsement. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school. Applications will be scored on various criteria including: leadership, LGBTQ+ involvement, and essay quality. The recipient is expected, but not required, to attend the 2021 Winter Warm-Up in Palm Springs, California where a formal presentation will occur.

Piedmont Airlines Advanced Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and Piedmont Airlines Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded $6,000 Description NGPA is thrilled to partner with Piedmont Airlines to offer a advanced Flight Training Scholarship. Scholarship funds may be used towards training for an instrument rating or any other advanced flight training (e.g., multi-engine, commercial, instructor, or ATP). Funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university or flight school which cover the cost of advanced flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school. Funds may not be applied towards a sport, recreational, or private pilot certificate.

Rene Matos Scholarship Program

Scholarship Sponsor National Hispanic Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees Contact PO Box 23276 Washington, DC 20026-3276 www.nhcfae.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description To provide financial assistance to minority and women students who are interested in careers in aviation. Scholarship Criteria Full-time minority and female students pursuing post-secondary education leading to a career in aviation are eligible to apply for this support. Applications include a research paper on a given topic relating to aviation, a financial need statement, and a personal biography that covers academic standing and career objectives.

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Unidos Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Latino Pilots Association (LPA) and United Airlines Contact Latino Pilots Association www.latinopilot.org Usual Deadline December 7 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Description United Airlines is proud to partner with the Latino Pilots Association supporting LPA aviators. As an industry leader passionate about diversity and inclusion, United Airlines’ mission is to create an inclusive work environment characterized by dignity and respect that empowers every employee to serve the global marketplace and contribute to company success. United Airlines would like to make a difference in the life of an aspiring airline pilot who is pursuing his or her dream in the world of aviation. This scholarship is intended for individuals seeking advancement in professional aviation development towards a career as a professional airline pilot. Funds will be used to advance flight training and will be paid directly to the institution or flight school. The recipient will be chosen on a basis of merit, career aspirations, and dedication, as well as contributions to their community and service with LPA.

United Airlines Advanced Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and United Airlines Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description United Airlines is proud to partner with the NGPA supporting LGBTQ aviators. As an industry leader passionate about diversity and inclusion, United Airlines’ mission is to create an inclusive work environment characterized by dignity and respect that empowers every employee to serve the global marketplace and contribute to company success. United Airlines would like to make a difference in the life of an aspiring airline pilot who is pursuing his or her dream in the world of aviation. Scholarship funds may be used to pay for advanced flight training (e.g., multi-engine, commercial, instructor, or ATP). Funds may also be used to pay for tuition and fees, within a flight education program at an accredited college, university or flight school which cover the cost of advanced flight training. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s flight school. Funds may not be applied towards a sport, recreational, private pilot or instrument certificate.

United Airlines Tech Ops Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor NGPA Education Fund, Inc. (NGPA) and United Airlines Contact National Gay Pilots Association 4931 W. 35th Street, Suite 200 St. Louis Park, MN 55416 www.ngpa.org Usual Deadline August 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) Varies Description United Airlines is proud to partner with the NGPA in offering two technical operations scholarships. As an industry leader passionate about diversity and inclusion, United Airlines’ mission is to create an inclusive work environment characterized by dignity and respect that empowers every employee to serve the global marketplace and contribute to company success. These scholarships are intended for individuals seeking advancement in professional aviation development towards a career as an Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT), an Avionics Technician, an Aeronautical Engineer, or within the Aviation Maintenance Management career path. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to the recipient’s academic institution. www.uaa.aero 65


ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE: Aviation Flight

BACHELOR DEGREES:

Aviation Management BACHELOR DEGREES:

CERTIFICATE: FAA Approved Airframe and Powerplant

• Professional Pilot Specialization Aviation Management

MASTERS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION: Aviation Administration

Product Support • Minors Aircraft in Air Traffic Control

Student Organizations

Flying Salukis 9 Time National Champions

Aviation Ambassadors

• Minors in Air Traffic Control • Professional Pilot Specialization

Airport Management Aircraft Product Support and Planning

Airport Management and Planning

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We offer two degree-completion programs: • Helicopter We offer two degree-completion programs:Maintenance Specialization Aviation Maintenance Management and Aviation Management six off-campus sites; Online Aviation Maintenance Management Aviation Management at sixatoff-campus locations.

For more information regarding our degrees visit: aviation.siu.edu or call us at 618-453-8898

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AAAE Foundation Scholarship for Women in Aviation Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 28 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000-$5,000 Description Awards are offered to Accredited Airport Executives, their spouses, and their children. Scholarship recipients can be enrolled in any course of study, and all eligible applicants receive scholarships. Scholarship Criteria The AAAE Foundation grants scholarships each year to a female college or university undergraduate student with a junior class standing or higher or a graduate student, who is enrolled in an aviation program and has a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

Advanced Mountain Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $6,500 Description The scholarship gives a deserving Whirly-Girl the skills to cope with turbulence, rugged terrain, and landing zone selection in mountainous and canyon areas, with special emphasis placed on decision making. It also provides the skill needed to fly all sorts of private and commercial helicopter missions that require off-airport landings anywhere in the country. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Airbus A320 Type Rating Certificate Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Women in Aviation International (WAI) Contact Morningstar Airport 3647 State Route 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381 www.wai.org Usual Deadline November 18 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $31,000 Description This scholarship is for members of Women in Aviation, International. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree, commercial pilot certificate, instrument rating, certified flight instructor certificate and multi engine rating. Scholarship Criteria This scholarship’s application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours. www.uaa.aero 67


WOMEN Related Airport Airbus Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $14,000 Description Sponsored by Airbus, this scholarship will give a Whirly-Girl the opportunity to attend an AS350 Turbine Transition Course at the Airbus Factory School in Grand Prairie, Texas, USA. This is a 5-day course that provides both ground school and flight training for the AS350. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Airbus Leadership Grant

Scholarship Sponsor Airbus and Women in Aviation International (WAI) Contact Morningstar Airport 3647 State Route 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381-9354 www.wai.org Usual Deadline November 13 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Scholarship Criteria One scholarship will be awarded to a student at the college level of sophomore year or above who is pursuing a degree in an aviation-related field, who has achieved a minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), and who exhibits leadership potential. In addition to WAI requirements, all applicants should submit a 500-word essay that addresses their career aspirations and clear, concise examples of how they have exhibited leadership in their academic/work/personal life.

Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarships Scholarship Sponsor The Ninety-Nines, Inc. Contact The Ninety-Nines, Inc. 4300 Amelia Earhart Drive Suite A Oklahoma City, OK 73159 USA www.ninety-nines.org Usual Deadline December 1 Amount(s) Awarded $10,000 Description Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarships are awarded to qualified members for fully funded advanced flight training, jet type ratings and technical training. Scholarship Criteria Female with an FAA written examination completed.

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Boeing Company Career Enhancement Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Boeing Company and Women in Aviation International Contact Morningstar Airport 3647 State Route 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381-9354 www.wai.org Usual Deadline November 12 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description Scholarship is available for a woman who wishes to advance her career in aerospace industry in the fields of engineering, technology development or management. The award is to be used for educational purposes only and may not be applied toward flight hours. Applicants may be full-time or part-time employees currently in the aerospace industry or related field. Students pursuing aviationrelated degrees that are at the junior level with a 2.5 GPA. Scholarship Criteria Must be an undergraduate student. Must attend a university or a four-year college. Must not be currently attending high school. Restricted to female students. Restricted to students studying Aviation/Aerospace. Must be affiliated with Women in Aviation, International.

Claudia B. Holliway Women in Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Contact 601 Madison St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 www.aaae.org Usual Deadline February 28 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Description The new Claudia B. Holliway Women in Aviation Scholarship will provide a $5,000 annual award to a qualifying female student in an accredited aviation program. This new scholarship comes in addition to four existing Women in Aviation Scholarships awarded each year by the AAAE Foundation. Scholarship Criteria The AAAE Foundation offers scholarships to qualified college students who do not have to be a dependent of an Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) member. These additional grants were initiated as a way to broaden the eligibility of the scholarship program to a wider range of family members, such as grandchildren.

Colorado Future Woman Pilot Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Colorado Chapter Contact 3379 Mill Vista Rd, Unit 4303 Highlands Ranch, CO 80129-2421 www.colorado99s.org Usual Deadline April 30 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description The award is for flights and flight instruction in any aircraft type for the certificate. Scholarship Criteria To be eligible, each applicant must be female, undergo flight training in Colorado, currently hold a Student Pilot Certificate, have already soloed, and have logged at least 10 hours of flight time. www.uaa.aero 69


WOMEN Related Airport Commercial Helicopter Pilot Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $950 Description This scholarship will be awarded to a Whirly-Girl who is seeking to achieve her Commercial Pilot Helicopter certificate. This 15-week advanced online instructor-facilitated course, offered by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, will provide the necessary information to prepare a Whirly-Girl for the FAA Commercial Pilot – Helicopter Knowledge Exam. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Delta 737-800 Type Rating Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Delta Airlines and Women in Aviation International (WAI) Contact Morningstar Airport 3647 State Route 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381-9354 www.wai.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $35,000 Description Delta Air Lines will award two B777 type rating certificates to qualified recipients who are currently enrolled or have a Baccalaureate Degree. Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Scholarship Criteria Resume must include the following: all schools attended, including high school with city and state for each school; GPA; dates attended for college and all degrees. If applicable, all military history, including all occupations, ranks, education, and dates, must be included. Candidates should list academic honors, scholarships, awards, and special achievements.

Delta Airlines Aviation Maintenance Management Scholarship Sponsor Delta Airlines and Women in Aviation International (WAI) Contact Morningstar Airport 3647 State Route 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381-9354 www.wai.org Usual Deadline November 12 Amount(s) Awarded $5,000 Scholarship Criteria Delta Air Lines will award a scholarship to a student currently enrolled in an Associate or Baccalaureate Degree in aviation maintenance management or aviation business management. Applicants must be full-time college students, with a minimum of two semesters left, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens. 70 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing


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Dodie and David Riach Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, New Jersey Chapter Contact 1338 Wood Valley Road Mountainside, NJ 07092 www.nj99.org Usual Deadline October 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description The Scholarship is awarded to a pilot or student pilot in recognition of an earnest desire to further his or her aviation achievements. Scholarship Criteria The scholarship is open to both men and women. Must be at least a student pilot or pilot who is trying to further their aviation goals, attain a PPL or additional ratings. Training must be in New Jersey.

Doris Mullen Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline November 15 Amount(s) Awarded $4,500 Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a woman, demonstrate financial need, and be a member in good standing of the Whirly-Girls. The Applicant will receive an advanced certificate, rating, or specialized training.

Dottie Sanders Memorial Flight Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Diego Chapter Contact 2090 N Marshall Ave El Cajon, CA 92019 www.sd99s.org Usual Deadline June 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria A award to help fund flight training. Applicant must be a female, reside in San Diego, Riverside, Orange, or Imperial counties OR be a member of any chapter of the Southwest Section of the Ninety-Nines. Applicants must have passed the written and soloed. If for an advanced rating certificate, applicant must have private certificate. Funds may be used to help fund Private Pilot training OR if a certified pilot applicant, may be used to fund training for the Instrument, Commercial, Multi Engine, or any Flight Instructor certificates.

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WOMEN Related Airport Elisha Hall Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Women in Aviation International (WAI) Contact Morningstar Airport 3647 State Route 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381-9354 www.wai.org Usual Deadline November 13 Amount(s) Awarded $1,500 Description WAI’s The Wright Chapter is offering a scholarship to a woman who embodies the qualities that Elisha so splendidly exemplified, and is seeking to further her aviation career in one or more of the following areas: flight training (any phase), aircraft scheduling or dispatch, aviation management, aviation maintenance, or avionics.

Erickson Vertical Reference/External Load Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $6,000 Description This scholarship is sponsored by Erickson and will be awarded to a career-minded Whirly-Girl who needs a vertical reference/external load endorsement for a flight position. This course will be awarded to a Whirly-Girl who has 300 hours of total flight time, and she need not be turbine qualified. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Female Student Pilots Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Ventura County Contact PO Box 3545 Camarillo, CA 93011 www.vc99s.com Usual Deadline May 15 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description The Ventura County Ninety-Nines are pleased to offer up to (2) Student Pilot Milestone Awards. These awards are available to motivated female student pilots over the age of 17 who are living or working in Ventura Country or training at any Ventura County airport. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must have least 6 flight hours within the last ninety days or Flight Training Device (FTD) appropriate to the rating sought with CFI logbook entry. The awards are not based on financial need. The student must be able to have the financial means to complete her training without the scholarship.

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FlightSafety International Bell 206 Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $10,000 Description Sponsored by FlightSafety International, this scholarship is awarded to a Whirly-Girl who possesses at least a Private Pilot Helicopter certificate and has landing currency in helicopters. This training program includes initial type training, recurrent training, and inadvertent IMC training using the world’s first Bell 206 FAA Level 7 qualified Flight Training Device. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Florenza De Banardi Merit Award

Scholarship Sponsor International Society of Women Airline Pilots (ISA) Contact 723 S. Casino Center Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89101 www.iswap.org Usual Deadline December 10 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description Financial award will aid those pilots endeavoring to fill some of the basic squares, i.e. a CFI, CFII, MEI or any international equivalents. Must have flight time in a fixed wing aircraft commensurate with the rating sought. Must have flight time in a fixed wing aircraft commensurate with the rating sought. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be undergraduate student. Must attend a university or a four-year college. Must not be currently attending high school. Must be at least 21 years old. Restricted to female students. Restricted to students studying Aviation/Aerospace.

ForeFlight Pro Plus Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $199.99 Description ForeFlight is generously offering their Pro Plus Plan one-year subscription to two Whirly-Girl recipients. These two scholarships are each valued at $199.99 and include a 30-minute one-on-one training session at HAI HELI-EXPO in Las Vegas next year. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training. www.uaa.aero 73


WOMEN Related Airport Fran Sargent Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Florida Goldcoast Chapter Contact PO Box 1308 Stuart, FL 34995 www.flgoldcoast99s.org Usual Deadline October 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $3,300 Description It is open to any woman with at least a private pilot certificate who is a resident of Florida or currently enrolled in an aviation training program in Florida. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must have an Instrument Rating and able to attend the ground school and SIM training.

Garmin GTN & G500/600 Course Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $750 Description Garmin Aviation Training is providing two scholarships to Whirly-Girls who wish to improve their knowledge in how to maximize the benefits of Garmin equipment capabilities and increase their confidence in the use and integration of Garmin equipment as part of their flight operations. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

GAT Wings to the Future Management Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor GAT Airline Ground Support Services (GAT) and Women in Aviation International (WAI) Contact Morningstar Airport 3647 State Route 503 South West Alexandria, OH 45381-9354 www.wai.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Description Annual award for female undergraduate or graduate students enrolled full-time at a postsecondary institution majoring in Aviation Management or in an Aviation Business program. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be Women in Aviation members or in the process of becoming members.

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Hayden Memorial Future Woman Pilot Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Gabriel Valley Chapter Contact 5995 Windemere Way Riverside, CA 92506 Usual Deadline April 16 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria The Linda Hayden Memorial Future Woman Pilot Scholarship is a perpetual scholarship awarded to a resident of the San Gabriel Valley and surrounding areas who meets the following criteria: Female, not a licensed pilot, and a U.S. Citizen.

Helene Overly Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Women in Transport (WTS) Contact 1701 K Street NW, Suite 800 Washington, DC 20006 www.wtsinternational.org Usual Deadline October 28 Amount(s) Awarded $3,500 Description The WTS Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship is awarded to women pursuing graduate studies in transportation or a related field. Scholarship Criteria Open to all women. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Currently attending a junior college, trade school, college or university in Oregon or Southwest Washington. Currently enrolled in a junior college /trade school program, undergraduate or graduate.

International Society of Women Airline Pilots Scholarship Sponsor International Society of Women Airline Pilots Contact 723 S. Casino Center Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89101-6716 www.iswap.org Usual Deadline November 1 Amount(s) Awarded (4) $5,000 Description ISA provides scholarship assistance for women whose goal is to become an airline pilot. This scholarship assistance may take the form of ratings, type ratings, or other cash assistance deemed appropriate by the ISA Board of Directors. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a woman with a current FAA medical. The appropriate written exams must be completed with a passing grade before scholarship dispersal. Candidates should provide details pertinent to any letters of inquiry from the FAA regarding any aircraft incidents and a list of all FAA check rides and their outcomes.

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WOMEN Related Airport Jean Bustos Perpetual Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Gabriel Valley Chapter Contact 5995 Windemere Way Riverside, CA 92506 www.ninety-nines.org Usual Deadline April 15 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description The Jean Bustos Scholarship Fund has been established as a perpetual scholarship, awarded to a mature woman pilot seeking further advancement in her interest in aviation. Areas of advancement include, but are not limited to vocational costs, flight training, testing and/ or costs of basic training or retraining.

Leatrice Gregory Pendray Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor AIAA Space Transportation Technical Committee (AIAA) Contact 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807 www.aiaa.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,250 Description To help support our future aerospace professionals, the AIAA Foundation annually awards financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students in science or engineering programs. Scholarship Criteria Female applicants only. Applicants for an AIAA Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship shall meet the following eligibility requirements: Must be a current AIAA Student Member in good standing. Must have completed at least 1 academic semester of full-time college work. Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university.

Marian Delano Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Diego Chapter Contact 2090 N Marshall Ave, El Cajon, CA 92019 www.sd99s.org Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,500 Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a female, have solo sign-off AND written test passed for Private Pilot License OR be a Student Pilot Member of the 99s AND be a member of a 99s Chapter in the Ninety-Nines Southwest Section.

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Marian W. “Dolly� Hardman Endowment

Scholarship Sponsor Kansas State University Polytechnic Scholarships (KSU) Contact Kansas State University Manhattan, KS 66506 www.polytechnic.k-state.edu/admissions/financialaid/scholarships/ Usual Deadline November 1 Amount(s) Awarded $20,000-32,000 Description $5,000-8,000 renewable over four years. Scholarship remains renewable as long as recipients maintain a 3.5 or higher GPA and remain enrolled full-time at K-State Polytechnic. Scholarship Criteria Recipients must be female undergraduate students enrolled full-time professional pilot degree option at K-State Polytechnic.

Monterey Bay Ninety-Nines Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Monterey Bay Chapter Contact 140 Dovewood Lane Aptos, CA 95003 www.montereybay99s.org Usual Deadline December 30 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description The Monterey Bay Chapter of The Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots is offering one scholarship to a local woman. Scholarship Criteria The Student applicant must be in good health and not dependent on medication or have any other disqualifying condition. The applicant must live in Santa Cruz or Monterey County. The applicant must be a licensed pilot, she must have completed any necessary written exams, and have a current flight review.

Multiple Scholarships offered by this organization Scholarship Sponsor Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM) Contact 2330 Kenlee Drive Cincinnati, OH 45230 www.awam.org/scholarships Usual Deadline November 1 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Scholarship Criteria There are no gender restrictions unless otherwise stated in the requirements. Applicants affiliated with scholarship and award sponsor organizations, are NOT restricted from participation. If you are already an A&P technician, please see our Technician Scholarships flyer for information on our scholarships.

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Does taking unsafe risks in a vehicle correlate to taking unsafe risks in an aircraft?

To Avoid Action Against Your FAA Certificates: (1) Report all alcohol related driver’s license suspensions/revocations within 60 days* (2) Report all alcohol related convictions, within 60 days, even if related to a previously reported driver’s license action* (3) Have candid discussions with your AME and detail these events on your next application for airman medical *Suspensions/revocations and convictions are separate reportable offenses even if they are related to the same incident

Visit www.faa.gov/go/duidwi to find out more. FAA Regulatory Investigations Division (405) 954-4848

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Nancy K. Jensen Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Greater Seattle Chapter Contact 20918 9th Ave. S. Des Moines, WA 98198 www.seattle99s.org Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded Varies Description A scholarship in Nancy’s memory is awarded yearly to a student pilot with a minimum of 6 hours flight time logged, to be used toward completion of Private Pilot Certificate including flight and simulator training, ground school, and test fees. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a female resident of Western Washington, 15 years of age or older, Be a member of The Ninety-Nines. Be enrolled in a recognized ground school. Possess current medical and student pilot certificates. Provide anticipated written exam date.

Nancy Stratford Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Diego Chapter Contact 2090 N Marshall Ave El Cajon, CA 92019 www.sd99s.org Usual Deadline January 31 Amount(s) Awarded $1,250 Scholarship Criteria A award to help fund flight training. Applicant must (1) be a female, (2) reside in San Diego County, (3) have a current student medical for PPL award OR if for an advanced rating/certificate must have Private certificate. Funds may be used to help fund Private Pilot Training, OR if a certified pilot applicant, may be used to fund training for the Instrument, Commercial, Multi Engine, or any Flight Instructor certificates.

Night Flight Concepts Night Vision Goggles Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $12,000 Description Sponsored by Night Flight Concepts, this scholarship provides a Whirly-Girl an initial Night Vision Goggles (NVG) endorsement for a flight position, such as airborne law enforcement and airborne EMS to a variety of government agencies. The course will provide 8 hours of ground instruction and approximately 6 hours of flight training in a Robinson R66 turbine helicopter. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

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WOMEN Related Airport Ninety-Nines, Alaska + Mat-Su Chapters Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Alaska Chapters Contact PO Box 91962 Anchorage AK 99509 www.ak99s.org Usual Deadline March 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $1,500 & $1,800 Scholarship Criteria Alaska Chapter 99s and Mat-Su Valley Chapter 99s scholarships are open to female Alaska residents 16 years of age or older. Applicants for either scholarship may use the award towards her Private License or an Advanced Rating/Endorsement; Mat-Su Valley residents will be given preference for their scholarship.

Northwest Section Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Northwest Section Contact 1338 Wood Valley Road Mountainside, NJ 07092 www.nj99.org Usual Deadline February 28 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Description To support women pilots in the continued pursuit of aeronautical skills, professionally and recreational. Scholarship Criteria An essay strictly limited to 1000 words, describing the applicant’s objectives in obtaining the scholarship, and how the scholarship will be used to advance that goal. Successful essays will be published on The Northwest Section web page.

Obstacle Environment Awareness Course Contact Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $220 Description This scholarship will be awarded to a Whirly-Girl who wishes to increase her knowledge in how to conduct safe operations in the low-level environment. This course, provided by Antipodean Aviation and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, is a self-guided online course. The course is relevant to all operating areas around the world, but discusses specifically FAA, CASA, and EASA/JAA regulatory requirements in relation to low-level flight operations. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

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Oregon Aero CRM/AMRM Instructor Training Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description This 5-day, 40-hour Crew Resource Management Instructor (CRMI) course, sponsored by Oregon Aero’s Randy Mains, Chief CRM/ AMRM Safety Instructor, will be provided to a deserving Whirly-Girl. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Organization of Women Pilots Awards Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Santa Rosa Chapter Contact 2247 Airport Blvd. Santa Rosa, CA 95403 www.santarosa99s.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description The purpose of this scholarship is to provide funds to be used for a specific rating or certificate in flight training and/or continuing education to further the recipient’s pursuit of a career in aviation. Scholarship Criteria 17 years old or older, female, private pilot, current medical and flight review. Must live within 150 miles of Charles M. Schulz, Sonoma County Airport and be working toward a career in aviation.

Phoenix Chapter 99s Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Phoenix Chapter Contact 10755 W. Belmont Ave. Glendale, AZ 85307-1727 www.phx99s.org Usual Deadline June 15 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $2,000 Description Scholarship can be used toward Private Pilot or Advanced Certificates + Ratings. Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be a female U.S. citizen, resident of the state of Arizona, possess a student pilot certificate.

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WOMEN Related Airport Pilot Training Scholarship

Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Bay Cities Chapter Contact info@baycities99s.org www.baycities99s.org Usual Deadline March 18 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Description The Bay Cities Chapter of the Ninety-Nines is proud to announce our 2020 scholarship to provide funding toward pilot training, materials, ground school or exams. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide extra monetary assistance to a woman working on her initial flight training. Scholarship Criteria Any female student pilot residing within 99 nautical miles of the Oakland Airport (OAK). Applicant must be at least 16 years of age. Applicant must be eligible for a private pilot or sport pilot license within the USA. Applicant must hold a current medical certificate and student pilot certificate. Applicant must have logged five hours of flight time with a flight instructor.

Pritchard Corporate Air Service Inc. Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline November 15 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Scholarship Criteria Applicant must be a woman, demonstrate financial need, and hold a pilot’s license. Award is to obtain a Commercial Rotorcraft Helicopter Additional Rating and Certified Flight Instructor Rating. There is one year allotted to receive training and certificates, followed by six months employment as a Flight Instructor for Pritchard Air Service. Must relocate to Navato, California, for the 18-month period.

Rating Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Diego Chapter Contact 2090 N Marshall Ave. El Cajon, CA 92019 www.sd99s.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000 Scholarship Criteria One award to help fund training for the Instrument, Commercial, Multi-Engine, or any Flight Instructor certificate. Applicant must be a member of the Southwest Section of the Ninety-Nines, have a current medical, and have a private pilot license.

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Raytheon Women in Aviation Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Contact 1101 King Street, Suite 300 Alexandria, Virginia 22314 www.atca.org Usual Deadline May 1 Amount(s) Awarded $2,000-$10,000 Description Female students enrolled in a program leading to a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in an aviation-related course of study. Each scholarship will include a summer internship at Raytheon. Scholarship Criteria Awarded to students enrolled in Air Traffic Control curriculum at an FAA approved institution. Must be an undergraduate student. Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college.

Richard J. Santori Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Scioto Valley Chapter Contact 441 Elm Street Frankfort IL 60423 www.ncs99s.org Usual Deadline March 1 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 & $2,000 Description The Richard J. Santori Memorial Scholarship offers two annual scholarships to members of the NCS that are administered by the Chicago Area Chapter. $2,000 is offered to assist a 99 in the completion of an additional pilot certificate or rating. $1,000 is offered to assist a Student Pilot Member complete her pilot certificate. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be in good standing as a current member of the 99s, the North Central Section Chapter.

Robinson Helicopter R22/R44 Safety Course Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description Sponsored by Robinson Helicopter Company (RHC), this scholarship provides a Whirly-Girl currently flying Robinsons the opportunity to attend the R22/R44 Safety Course and build either R22 or R44 time. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

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WOMEN Related Airport Robinson Helicopter R66 Safety Course Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $4,500 Description Sponsored by Robinson Helicopter Company (RHC), this scholarship provides a Whirly-Girl currently flying Robinsons the opportunity to attend the R66 Safety Course and build R66 time. RHC provides this 3.5-day course in Torrance, California, USA. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Rockwell Collins Engineering/Technical Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Contact 130 East Randolph Street, Suite 3500 Chicago, IL 60601 www.swe.org Usual Deadline February 15 Amount(s) Awarded $2,500 Scholarship Criteria Applicants must be sophomores, juniors or seniors who are majoring in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering, software engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, engineering technology or computer science. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Rosella Bjornson Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Manitoba Chapter Contact 52 Rutledge Cres Winnipeg, MB R3W 1E8 www.manitoba99s.wordpress.com Usual Deadline January 15 Amount(s) Awarded $1,500 Description The Rosella Bjornson Scholarship provides typically $1,500 for advance flight training. Solo time or time building hours do not qualify. The scholarship is open to members of the Manitoba Chapter of the 99’s holding a Private Pilot License or higher. Scholarship Criteria The scholarship is open to female residents of Manitoba or a member of the Manitoba Chapter of The 99s, and hold a Private Pilot License or higher.

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Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship Sponsor Women in Transport (WTS) Contact 1701 K Street NW, Suite 800 Washington, DC 20006 www.wtsinternational.org Usual Deadline February 21 Amount(s) Awarded $3,500 Scholarship Criteria Open to all women. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Currently attending a junior college, trade school, college or university in Oregon or Southwest Washington. Currently enrolled in a junior college or trade school program, undergraduate or graduate degree program in a transportation-related field such as transportation engineering, planning, finance, communications, operations, or logistics.

Student Pilot Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, San Diego Chapter Contact 2090 N Marshall Avenue El Cajon, CA www.sd99s.org Usual Deadline September 30 Amount(s) Awarded $1,000 Scholarship Criteria One award to help fund Private Pilot training. Applicant must be a female San Diego County resident, have passed the written test, have a current student medical, and soloed.

Sugarloaf Fly It Frederick Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Ninety-Nines, Sugarloaf Chapter Contact 108 Rose Garden Way Frederick, MD 21702 www.sugarloaf99s.org Usual Deadline April 2 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description The Sugarloaf Chapter 99s are offering a scholarship in honor the “small but mighty” Sugarloaf 99’s Chapter, who provides inspiration and support to the fellow aviatrix of our Chapter and Section to help them pursue their aviation related goals. Scholarship Criteria At least one of the Letters of Recommendation should be from your CFI, Trainer, Teacher, Program Lead, etc. supporting your effort. Provide a copy of the Training or Event Program/Curriculum/Syllabus, etc. that outlines the activity to be funded.

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WOMEN Related Airport Survival Systems Aircraft Ditching Course Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded (2) $1,400 Description Survival Systems USA offers this course to two deserving Whirly-Girls to learn the knowledge and skills to react in an aircraft-ditching emergency, care for themselves in a sea survival situation, and to participate to the maximum extent in their rescue. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

Thurn-Herr Annual Advanced Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $11,000 Description This scholarship is fully sponsored by Edward Thurn and Ellen Herr who kindly wish to assist the Whirly-Girls in their mission of advancing women in helicopter aviation. This scholarship provides $11,000 to any Whirly-Girl to be applied toward upgrading her current helicopter rating. It may be applied toward Commercial, Instrument, Flight Instructor, Airline Transport Pilot, Night Vision Goggle or Turbine Transition Training to advance a candidate’s career.

Whirly-Girls Helicopter Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $8,000 Description For female pilots rated in aircraft other than helicopters. This scholarship, funded by the Whirly-Girls Scholarship Fund, is awarded to a certificated female pilot who does not currently have a helicopter rating. The applicant will be evaluated for evidence of intent to work in the helicopter industry. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training. 86 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Listing


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Whirly-Girls Memorial Flight Training Scholarship Scholarship Sponsor Whirly-Girls, Inc. Contact Executive Towers 10-D 207 West Claredon Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85013 www.whirlygirls.org Usual Deadline December 31 Amount(s) Awarded $8,000 Description This scholarship is provided by the WGSF, Inc., and combines the Phelan International and Doris Mullen Flight Training Scholarships. This scholarship is given in memory of our founder, Jean, and her husband, Jim Phelan, along with the memory of Doris Mullen who lost her life in a Fixed Wing accident in 1968. Scholarship Criteria The applicant must be a member in good standing at the time of application submission, award of scholarship, and during scholarship training.

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Scholarship Sponsor Women Marines Association (USMC) Contact P.O. Box 377 Oaks, PA 19456 www.womenmarines.org/scholarships Usual Deadline February 28 Amount(s) Awarded $3,000 Description Its purpose is to award grants to qualified applicants sponsored by WMA members. These grants may be used at any accredited college, university or college level trade school. Scholarship Criteria Have served, or be serving in the United States Marine Corps or Reserve. Be a direct descendant by blood, legal adoption or stepchild of a Marine on active duty, or who has served honorably in the United States Marine Corps, Regular or Reserve. Be a sibling or a descendant of a sibling by blood, legal adoption, or step-child of a Marine on active duty, or who has served honorably in the United States Marine Corps, Regular or Reserve. Have participated in a Marine Corps JROTC.

Zonta Amelia Earhart Fellowship Awards Scholarship Sponsor Zonta International Foundation (ZIF) Contact 557 West Randolph Street Chicago, IL 60661 www.foundation.zonta.org Usual Deadline November 15 Amount(s) Awarded $10,000 Scholarship Criteria Women of any nationality pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree who demonstrate a superior academic record in the field of aerospacerelated sciences or aerospace-related engineering are eligible. Students must be registered in a full-time Ph.D./doctoral program and completed at least one year of that program or have received a Master’s Degree in an aerospace related field at the time the application is submitted. www.uaa.aero 87


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2020 Aviation Scholarship Listings 14th Edition  

A compilation of aviation - specific scholarships and resources available to students seeking college degrees in aviation

2020 Aviation Scholarship Listings 14th Edition  

A compilation of aviation - specific scholarships and resources available to students seeking college degrees in aviation