The Keep Flying Scholarship was created after 9/11 to offer an intermediate level flight scholarship. Sponsors Deborah Hecker, Evelyne Tinkl, Christi Dobelli, Kathryn Busch, and Lisa Heller are offering one $3,000 scholarship to an individual working on a fixed-wing aircraft instrument or multiengine rating or commercial or certified flight instructor certificate (CFI only). Payments will be made directly to your flight school. Flight training must be completed within one year of receipt of scholarship. Finalists will only be interviewed at the annual WAI conference. Minimum requirements: private pilot certificate, 100 hours of flight time, and a copy of current written test only for the certificate/rating sought. In your essay tell how the funds will be used, your goals, and other information you feel is relevant. One letter of recommendation must be from a pilot who has flown with you. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or have the legal right to work in the U.S.
*Only online applications will be accepted for this scholarship.