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American Airlines Veteran's Initiative Scholarship

Estimated Value: 
$2,500 each
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In honor of their service to our country, American Airlines will award two $2,500 scholarships to a military veteran or current service member who is pursing aviation/aeronautical education or training. This award will be paid directly to the accredited flight school, institution or college. Candidates will be evaluated on achievements, teamwork, leadership skills, motivation and community service involvement. 
In addition to WAI requirements, applicant must have honorably served in the United States Armed Services and provide proof such as a DD form 214 or current military ID.  Include name and address for the accredited institution, flight or training center used.

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