Southwest Airlines is pleased to offer two individual maintenance training scholarships. The recipient may choose from the following courses: two-week 737-700/800 systems class or one-week 737-700/800 avionics class. Included in the scholarship is a round-trip ticket on Southwest Airlines to Dallas, hotel accommodations, and provisions for meals for the duration of class.
During the time the recipient is attending training he/she will meet with tech ops leaders; tour the DAL maintenance facility, headquarters, and NOC; shadow a supervisor in tech ops; and attend other fun Southwest Airlines events.
In addition to the WAI scholarship checklist Items, the applicant must meet the following requirements: have an A&P certificate or be an active A&P student at the time scholarship is awarded; include an essay (200 words or less) that explains his or her interest in aviation. Recipient will have one year from the time awarded to redeem the scholarship.