Pursuing an additional pilot certificate/rating can be a financial barrier. Sun Country Airlines will be awarding a scholarship to a female applicant who is passionate and determined about a becoming a career pilot and Soaring to New Heights.
Sun Country Airlines “Fly in a New Direction” Scholarship
- PHD, Master, Bachelor
- 12 October 2022
Women in Aviation International (WAI)All Scholarships from Women in Aviation International (WAI)
In addition to WAI requirements the applicant must:
- Be a woman pursuing a career to become a professional career pilot
- Already hold a Private Pilot certificate
- Be in pursuit of an advanced pilot certificate or rating.
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The scholarship has a value of $5,000.
Funds will be paid directly to the flight school to be applied to the recipient’s account and must be used within a year of receiving the award.
In addition to the 500-word WAI essay requirement, the candidate should answer the following questions in a 200-word paragraph:
What encouraged you to pursue a career in aviation as a pilot?
What steps/plans have you created to achieve this goal?
Describe your current financial need for this scholarship. How will this help you achieve your goals?