Atlantic Aviators Aviation & STEM Scholarship

The Atlantic Aviators Chapter of Women in Aviation, International* would like to encourage women and men in the Southeastern Massachusetts area to develop careers in aviation, science, technology, engineering, and/or mathematics. To provide resources for this, the chapter annually offers two (2) scholarships valued at $1000 each to any deserving high school seniors, college freshman or sophomores who have demonstrated an aptitude for and have interest in pursuing, or are currently pursuing an aviation or technology related degree at an accredited college or university, flight training, type ratings, or other aviation-related studies.

Applicants are asked to submit a 250-word essay describing their goals, achievements thus far, and financial need for selection committee review. Additional documentation may be required. For complete details, see the application.

*Women in Aviation, International is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the encouragement and advancement of women in all aviation career fields and interests. Our 7,000 membership includes astronauts, corporate pilots, maintenance technicians, air traffic controllers, business owners, educators, journalists, flight attendants, high school and university students, air show performers, airport managers and many others. We provide resources to encourage young women to consider aviation as a career. WAI also offers educational outreach programs to educators, aviation industry members and young people nationally and internationally.

 

2015 Scholarship Details

All aplications postmarked by March 31, 2015 are currently under review by our Scholarship Committee. Winners will be announced in the coming weeks. Check back soon for details.