For flight students looking for financial assistance in the form of aviation scholarships, Angel MedFlight’s Scholarship for Excellence in Aviation is currently accepting applications until June 4, 2012. According to a recent announcement, the scholarship for flight training provides for $3000 to help flight students with their training expenses.
This is the third year that the Angel MedFlight’s Scholarship for Excellence in Aviation being offered. Established in 2010 by air medical transportation leader Angel MedFlight in partnership with the Arizona Business Aviation Association (AZBAA), the scholarship is available to students pursuing an undergraduate or post-graduate degree in an aviation-related program at a two- or four-year Arizona college or university.
“As an international air medical transport provider, we have the unique opportunity to impact the aviation industry not only globally and nationally, but also on community and individual levels,” says Angel MedFlight President and CEO Jeremy Freer. “This scholarship gives students a chance to be resourceful, share ideas and take an active role in shaping their educational experience and ultimately their careers.”
To apply for the aviation scholarship, applicants must submit a video, completed application, resume, school transcript and two recommendation letters. From the applications submitted, the scholarship committee will select a winner by August. The funds from the scholarship will be disbursed directly to the recipient’s school and are awarded to a U.S. citizen without regard to sex, race, religion or national origin.
All entries must be postmarked by June 4, 2012. To learn more or download an application, visit http://www.angelmedflight.com/azbaascholarship.html.