W4V Captain Sara Knutson Cullen Memorial Scholarship

  • PHD, Master, Bachelor
  • $5.000
  • 12 October 2022

This scholarship honors the legacy of Captain Sara Knutson Cullen, a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter pilot for the U.S. Army who perished on the same day as Val in Afghanistan.


• This scholarship is open to a female WAI member from any country, 18 years of age or older. • It will be awarded to an individual pursuing a private helicopter (rotary wing) pilot license. • Applicants are encouraged to research Captain Cullen and draw similarities to her in the written essay. • FAA Class 1-3 Medicals are preferred; Basic Medical will be considered.

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The value of the scholarship is $5000. Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the winner’s flight school of choice and must be used within a year of receiving the award.

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