University Aviation Association/Chicago Area Business Aviation Association Scholarship

One-time awards of $2500. Must be a U.S. citizen. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Illinois residents only with priority given to Chicagoland residents followed by Illinois residents who are attending, or will attend, a post-secondary aviation degree program in such fields as aerospace engineering, air traffic control, aircraft charter, aircraft maintenance, aviation administration/management, aviation flight, avionics/aviation electronics, etc. At least three letters of recommendation required and at least one of the letters must be from a person currently employed in the field of business aviation. Also, the financial statement that is included in the CABAA scholarship application must be completed and attached to the application. Application is posted at the website of the university aviation association at http://www.uaa.aero

Award Information

Award Amount
$4,000
Number of Awards
8
Application Deadline
April 20
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Illinois
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Aviation/Aerospace
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Department Chair, Aviation Management and Flight
University Aviation Association
Address
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, College of Applied Sciences and Arts 1365 Douglas Drive
City, State, Zip
Carbondale, IL , 62901-6623
Telephone
(618) 453-8898
E-mail
newmyer@siu.edu
Website
Website

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