EAA Chapter 179 Aviation Scholarships


Meet our 2017 Recipients – click for presentation

2017 Aviation Scholarship Recipients:  $1500

  • Zachary Andrews – Jay Schmitt Memorial Scholarship
  • Nathan Mendoza – Bob Hartman Memorial Scholarship
  • Ryan Moloney – EAA 179 Aviation Scholarship
  • Nicholas Pashenkov – EAA 179 Aviation Scholarship
  • Kasia Segieda – EAA 179 Aviation Scholarship

2017 EAA Advanced Air Academy Tuition Recipients:  $1455

  • Larissa “Lacey” Stickney
  • Sam Baczkewicz

EAA179 Aviation Scholarship Program – description

Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 179 awards scholarships each year to applicants 25 years of age or less, currently seeking aviation education such as flight training, A&P certification, etc. The amount and number of grants are determined by our Board of Directors each year, contingent on funding available. Funds are paid directly to the school/instructor on behalf of the recipient.  Application Deadline:  February 15 each year


Application Downloads – check back for 2018 program!

Download our flyer, print and distribute!

To apply, return the completed application to:
EAA Chapter 179
Attn: Scholarship 
P.O. Box 3583
Albuquerque, NM 87190

DONATE TODAY!   We encourage and accept donations of any amount to our scholarship fund. Chapter 179 is a 501c(3) tax exempt charitable organization.  Thus, all donations are fully TAX DEDUCTIBLE.  Make your check out to “EAA  179 Scholarship”  and mail to EAA Chapter 179; P.O. Box 3583; Albuquerque, NM 87190.