L3 Airline Academy is dedicated to the encouragement and development of future generations of professional pilots. In an effort to further this encouragement and development, L3 Airline Academy introduces the L3 Airline Academy High School Senior Merit Scholarship program. This program is designed to offer assistance to deserving individuals passionate about a career in the Aviation industry.

Through the L3 Airline Academy High School Senior Merit Scholarship program, two eligible participants may receive up to $35,000 toward the tuition of the Professional Pilot Program.

Requirements

Awards
The L3 Airline Academy High School Senior Merit Scholarship will award $35,000 to two eligible candidates in 2016.

MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be a High School Senior or recent Graduate at the time of application.
  • Must meet all admissions criteria.
  • Provide 500 word essay :
    • Your desire to work in aviation
    • How could you impact/benefit the Aviation industry
    • Why you are a good candidate for L3 Airline Academy .
  • High School GPA of 3.0
    • HS Transcript must be provided.
  • Documentation of Extracurricular Activities
  • Include two letters of recommendation from non-relatives

Selected finalists will be required to complete the following:

  • FTD evaluation
  • Compass test (score 26 or higher)
  • Drug screening.
  • Interview by the Scholarship Committee

DEADLINE:
May 2, 2016

HOW TO APPLY
The Aerosim scholarship application and all supporting documents must be submitted to the L3 Airline Academy Scholarship Committee.

If you have any questions about the L3 Airline Academy Fall Season Aviation Scholarship or would like to apply, please contact the L3 Airline Academy Admissions department at 407-330-7020 or send an email to admissions@afa.edu.

AWARD DETERMINATION

  • Selection will be based on essay content, scholastic achievement, and extracurricular/community activities.
  • GPA from High School must be 3.0 or higher.

How funds are awarded:
$5000 – immediate tuition credit
$10,000 – upon completion of PPL
$10,000 – upon completion of IR
$10,000 – upon completion of CME

Provisions

  • Applicants must have applied as a new student to L3 Airline Academy .
  • Applicants must have filled out a FAFSA or confirmed cash payments. (Cash payment plan still requires $10K prior to starting and $6K per month until balance is paid).
  • Funds from any L3 Airline Academy Scholarship may only be used towards the tuition in the Professional Pilot Program.
  • The scholarship is nontransferable and has no redeemable cash value.
  • The scholarship is forfeited if student withdraws from the program.
  • Students cannot be awarded more than one Aerosim Scholarship.
  • Financial aid (which includes a scholarship) is only available for those who qualify.

Scholarship funds are limited and will remain available until depleted.

If you have any questions about the L3 Airline Academy Fall Season Aviation Scholarship or would like to apply, please contact the L3 Airline Academy Admissions department at 407-330-7020 or send an email to admissions@afa.edu.

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