The National Air Transportation Foundation (NATF) established the Pioneers of Flight Scholarship Program in 1989 to offer financial assistance and encouragement to young people in the pursuit of academic excellence. By making scholarships available, NATF's ultimate goal is to foster and promote careers in the general aviation industry.
-College students in their sophomore or junior year who are enrolled in a full-time aviation degree program at an accredited four-year college or university
-A high academic achiever with a 3.0 GPA or better
-Able to demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in general aviation
-Previous recipients are not eligible
-Submit at 250-word maximum typed paper on general aviation
-Submit a paper indicating applicant's one (1), five (5), and ten (10) year goals in general aviation
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.