ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS! Deadline February 15, 2019
EAA Chapter 179 Aviation Scholarship Program
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. Download the flyer
All applications to be completed online:
We encourage and accept donations of any amount to our general scholarship fund, the Bob Hartman Memorial Scholarship, or Jay Schmitt Memorial Scholarship funds. Chapter 179 is a 501c(3) tax exempt charitable organization. Thus, all donations are fully TAX DEDUCTIBLE. To send a check, make it out to “EAA 179 Scholarship” and mail to EAA Chapter 179; P.O. Box 3583; Albuquerque, NM 87190.
For scholarships to EAA’s Air Academy, click here.
EAA 179 AWARDED $10,400 TO 2017 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS!
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