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FedEx Express Boeing 767 Type Rating Scholarship

Estimated Value: 
$25,000 each
Available Scholarships: 
2
Scholarship Year: 
2020

HARD COPY APPLICATIONS ONLY FedEx Express will award a B767 type rating to (2) qualified female pilots who are members of Women in Aviation.  The training program will include all appropriate materials.  The training will be in Memphis Tennessee in Fall 2020. Minimum qualifications include the following: Commercial, Instrument, and Multiengine certificates, A minimum of 1,500 hours total flight time, Must have passed a FAA ATP written within the last two years, Must hold a current first-class FAA medical certificate. Winners should notify FedEx by May 1st if unable to start training so that an alternate may be notified.  A candidate's early withdrawal from the course or failure to secure the type rating does not obligate FedEx to offer any remedial training or another opportunity to attend the course.  The type rating is limited to the named recipient and is non-transferable.  There is no cash equivalent for the type rating program. In addition to the minimum WAI scholarship application requirements, candidates must address the following questions within their 500-word essay: How would this scholarship help you achieve your career goals? Describe what the FedEx phrase “Absolutely Positively Overnight” means to you. 

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