LeRoy W. Homer Jr. Scholarship

$5,000

January 31, 2019

Awards Available: 3

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  • 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 U.S. 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 a 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

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • P.O. Box 268
  • Marlton, NJ 08053
  • heathert@leroywhomerjr.org
  • 800-388-1647

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