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2017 Scholarships

Applications are being accepted for three $2,000.00 scholarships that will be awarded to outstanding college level Aviation students during the next Crystal Eagle Awards Dinner at the Hiller Museum, San Carlos Airport.

Deadline to apply is 11:59 P.M.  Sunday October 1, 2017.

Applicants must:

To apply:
Complete the online application which can be found here:

Be prepared to answer the following questions and attach a copy of your transcript and a clear, electronic-photo head-shot, in jpg format, that can clearly be enlarged to an 8" x 10" print.

Deadline: 11:59 P.M.Sunday October 1, 2017

Scholarship Applicant Questions:

Personal Data:

Academic Data:

Describe your aviation experience (FAA certificate & ratings, work, internships, etc.)

Briefly describe how you became interested in the aviation field. In which area of aviation do you want to specialize and why?

Outline how you will pursue your aviation career from your college education to your ultimate aviation goal. Note the milestones or steps and dates, identifying obstacles and how you plan to overcome them. Be specific.

How are your schooling and aviation pursuits financed? What effect will receipt of this scholarship have on these efforts?

What other skills, abilities, and qualities do you posses that the Committee should consider?

Why should you be selected over others that apply?