Leon Harris/Les Nichols Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Description

To be awarded to an individual desiring to pursue an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science in Aviation Electronics (avionics) at NEC Spartan School of Aeronatics campus in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  The award will cover all tuition expenses for eight quarters or until the recipient completes an Associate Degree, whichever comes first.  All other costs (tools, living expenses and student fees) will be the responsibility of the student.  The applicant may not be currently enrolled in the avionics program at Spartan.  Scholarships are awarded without regard to sex, race, creed, religion, age or country of origin.  All scholarships are based on merit with restrictions.  Scholarship applicants must have at least a 3.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 point scale) to apply for a scholarship.  Selection factors include expression of mechanical ability, aviation interests, class attendance, motivation, technical aptitude, scholastic record, responsibility, and commitment to the aviation industry.  Scholarships do not apply to pilot training, instrument ratings, or air traffic control programs.

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: 16000

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-02-15


Sponsoring Organization Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Fndn
4217 S. Hocker Drive
Independence, MO 64055

Contact Person:

Phone: 816-373-6565

Fax: 816-478-3100