Purpose: Recipient of the award will receive $500 to put toward an FAA knowledge test and/or test preparation material required for an FAA Flight, Maintenance, or Dispatcher License. *
Eligibility: Current Women in Aviation International member Current Memphis Belles Chapter member seeking to further their aviation training. Applicant must live in the Tri-State area (Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi) to be considered for all scholarships. Applicant must be 18 years old at the time of scholarship application submission deadline.
How To Apply: For each scholarship include one complete application packet of the following: o Official application form o Professional resume o One one-page letter of recommendation o 500-1000 word essay typed, double spaced and must include the following: • Your aviation history and goals • What you have done to achieve your goals • Where you see yourself in 5 years • How this scholarship will help you achieve your goals • Explanation of your present financial need • Demonstrated involvement in aviation activities
Application packets must be submitted electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org – Include “Scholarship” in the subject line.
Deadline For Application: Must be submitted by midnight Aug. Winner will be notified October 1 and announced October 3 at the Belles Annual meeting and Social. For questions contact Susan McDonald at Tcb.email@example.com
* All scholarships must be used within one calendar year of presentation and applicant must provide a school or testing center for the funds to be delivered.
WAI 2019 Scholarships
WAI announces 5 new training scholarships, valued at $21,000!