Two deadlines are approaching for individuals interested in applying for a Women in Aviation International (WAI) scholarship for 2016. In order to apply, you must be a WAI member as of November 2, 2015. Scholarship applications must be postmarked no later than November 16, 2015.
Scholarships are offered for scholastic assistance, flight training (including a large number of type ratings) and financial assistance for someone who just wants to fly for fun. Scholarships are offered for students, mechanics, engineers, ag pilots, flight instructors, engineers and a range of other diverse occupations.
A description of all 111 scholarships, an application and tips for creating a successful application can be found at wai.org.
Scholarships for 2016 will be awarded during WAI's 27th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference to be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee from March 10-12, 2016.
Stay tuned for updates on everything ATEC members need to know as well as ways that you can help the council and the AMTS community.