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GIFT of Flight Scholarship (Deadline: November 12, 2018)

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Who Can Apply: 

  • Open to US female citizen applicants only.
  • This scholarship offers five free flight hours at the GIFT Academy in Vernon, Texas.
  • Travel will be at the expense of the winner and will take place at F05 in Texas.
  • Training dates will be coordinated in advance subject to CFI availability.
  • Applicants must be a student pilot or above, hold at least a student pilot certificate and medical certificate.
  • Must have one letter of recommendation from someone who has flown with you.
  • Be an active member of the LIFT Facebook group.
  • Ladies in Flight Training—LIFT is a Facebook page dedicated to the positive encouragement and support of women in all phases of flight training.
  • The scholarship will be awarded to deserving member of the page to assist ladies in earning their wings!
  • All monies will be paid directly to the school and must be used within one year.


  • two (one-page) recommendation letters
  • typed, descriptive 500-word essay
  • professional résumé
  • copies of all aviation and medical certificates and the last three pages of your pilot logbook (if applying for flight scholarships). Other applicable information as requested for each specific award/grant/scholarship.

Deadline: November 12, 2018

Amount: $500


Learn More: https://www.wai.org/education/scholarships/2019/gift-flight-scholarship-new-2019