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Scholarships and grants are an excellent way to help fund your aviation maintenance training – plus, they don’t need to be paid back! Check out the featured scholarships below, and always remember to research additional opportunities that apply to you!
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|Scholarship Title||Amount||Due Date|
|AAAE Native American Scholarship||$1,500||2/27/2023|
|AAUW Return to Learning Scholarships||$5,000||4/1/2023|
|ACF Barnes W. Rose, Jr. and Eva Rose Nichol Scholarship Program||$800||TBD|
|Aero Club Foundation of Washington Scholarship||$5,000||3/1/2023|
|Aero Club of New England||Varies||3/31/2023|
|Alaska Airmen Scholarships||Varies||2/1/2023|
|Art Engelbrecht Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences Scholarship||$1,000||3/18/2023|
|Bill Cowden Memorial Aviation Scholarship||$1,500||5/15/2022|
|California Capital Airshow Scholarship||$8,000||3/11/2023|
|Calvin L. Carrithers Aviation Scholarship||$1,000||8/15/2022|
|Captain Jeff Kuss Aviation Scholarship||Varies||3/31/2023|
|Chuck Peacock Memorial Scholarship||$1,000||4/1/2023|
|Civil Air Patrol Academic Scholarships||Varies||12/31/2022|
|Civil Air Patrol Col Mary Feik Cadet Flight Scholarship||Varies||12/31/2022|
|Civil Air Patrol School-Specific Scholarships||Varies||Varies|
|Civil Air Patrol SPAATZ Association Aerospace Leadership Scholarship||$3,500||12/31/2022|
|Colonel Kathleen Swacina Scholarship||$1,500||10/1/2022|
|COMTO North Texas Scholarship||$2,500||3/31/2023|
|Daedalian Foundation Descendants Scholarships||Varies||Varies|
|David Arver Memorial Scholarship||$1,000||4/1/2023|
|EAA Post-Secondary Scholarships||$5,000||11/15/2022|
|EPP Undergraduate Scholarship Program||$45,000||1/31/2023|
|For A Bright Future Global Scholarship Program – Honor Scholarship||$10,000||TBD|
|GRCF Joshua Esch Mitchell Aviation Scholarship||Varies||3/1/2023|
|ISA Educational Foundation Scholarships||Varies||2/15/2023|
|John H. Rosemond, Sr. M.D. Scholarship Fund||Varies||2/1/2023|
|LeRoy W. Homer Jr. Scholarship||Varies||1/31/2023|
|McWane Scholarship Program for Skilled Trade||$1,000||TBD|
|Mike Rowe Work Ethic Scholarship||Varies||Varies|
|National Aviation Explorer Scholarships||$10,000||TBD|
|Navigate Your Future Scholarship||$2,500||TBD|
|NBCFAE National Scholarship||$1,500||TBD|
|Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund||$2,000||3/1/2023|
|NetJets Aviation Maintenance SkillPointe Scholarship||$5,000||TBD|
|Olin E. Teague Memorial Scholarship||$4,000||10/11/2022|
|Pat Napolitano Memorial Scholarship for Aspiring Technicians||$3,000||2023|
|The Elevating Futures Scholarship Fund||Varies||3/1/2023|
|The NAVSEA Scholars Program||$10,000||Varies|
|The Women in Aerospace Foundation Scholarship||$2,000||TBD|
|Unitil Scholarship Fund||$5,000||4/2/2023|
|West Virginia Engineering Science & Technology Scholarship Program||$3,000||3/1/2023|
|Western Digital Scholarship Program||$5,000||4/2/2023|
|WTS – Junior College Scholarship||$2,500||TBD|
**Please be sure to avoid scams! You should not have to pay a fee to apply for a scholarship opportunity. Also, NAA does not warrant or otherwise vouch for the validity of the scholarship opportunity. This list is being provided as a guide only. Please do your own due diligence to verify the scholarship opportunity.
All scholarship opportunities listed are offered by outside entities not affiliated with National Aviation Academy.
Got Questions? We Have Answers!
HOW LONG will it take to get my A&P?
We are an aviation maintenance school that provides a path to earning your Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) licenses in as little as 14 months! Our Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) program focuses exclusively on A&P training.
Do I need to have prior hands-on experience?
The short answer: No! We welcome students of all backgrounds. You will be in class with people of all different skill levels. Some may have military aviation experience, others may be holding tools for the first time.
what will my classes be like?
Training is hands-on and takes place in aircraft hangars, labs, and classrooms. Curriculum is taught through three modes: classroom instruction paired with text and workbook review, team-oriented projections in a laboratory setting, and real-world work experience on aircraft in a hangar.
is there demand in the industry?
Boeing's 2022 Pilot and Technician Outlook has estimated that 610,000 new technicians will be needed globally by 2041. Skilled technicians will be essential to combat the needs of the industry.
what kind of work can i do in my career?
A&P licenses NEVER expire and offer a variety of exciting career opportunities in aviation and parallel industries. It's not just one sector of aviation that is in need of qualified technicians!
Establish your career in sectors such as:
• Commercial Aviation
• Corporate Aviation
• General Aviation
• Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO)
• Parallel Industries