LeRoy W. Homer Jr. Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.leroywhomerjr.org/scholarships/applicat...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • P.O. Box 268
  • Marlton, NJ 08053
  • Email Address
  • heathert@leroywhomerjr.org
  • Application Deadline
  • January 31, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 3
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The LeRoy W. Homer Jr. foundation encourages and supports young men and women who wish to pursue aviation careers, as professional pilots. The foundation will award flight instruction scholarships for potential students, in order to obtain private pilot certification.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be between the ages of 16-23
    -Must be a US citizen or resident alien
    -Must not have been charged or convicted of any misdemeanors or felonies
    -Must read, write, and speak English to FAA standards
    -Must be able to attain an FAA third-class medical certificate. This certificate will only be requested once an individual has been selected for a scholarship, and does not need to be included with the application
    -Must have dependable transportation and sufficient time available to complete training at the nearest
    Cessna Pilot Training Center.

    Please do not send letters requesting applications. If you require more information, or would like to apply, please visit the website and go to the FAQ section.

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