Aero Femme Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Aero Femme is a nonprofit organization and scholarship fund. One $300 scholarship will be awarded to an individual pursuing any type of aviation interest, and another one to an Alaskan female resident. Our mission is to encourage and educate women of all ages to be involved in all types of aviation. Aero Femme continues to educate women of all ages about all aspects of aviation with their youth and adult outreach programs across the nation. The requirements for this scholarship include meeting all WAI scholarship requirements; you must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and at least 16 years old. (If the applicant is still in high school, cumulative GPA must be above 3.50.) Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the winner’s educational institution school of choice and must be used within a year.

(Scholarship value $300 each)

Submission Requirements:

Applicants must be a member of Women in Aviation, International and may apply for no more than two scholarships. Internships are not included in the two per member scholarship limit. All application materials can be submitted in the same envelope. These requirements are the minimum for all scholarships unless otherwise indicated. Some scholarships may require additional information, please read the description thoroughly to make sure you meet all requirements.

For each scholarship include three stapled (no folders) complete application sets (one original and two copies) of the following information:

Official WAI application form
Two one-page recommendation letters (originals - no photocopies)
Typed, descriptive 500-word essay
Professional résumé
Copies of all aviation and medical certificates and the last three pages of your pilot logbook (if applicable)

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: 2

Min Award:

Max Award: 300

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Women in Aviation, International
WAI Scholarships 3647 State Route 503 South
West Alexandria, OH 45381

Contact Person: Donna Wallace

Phone: 937-839-4647

Fax: 937-839-4645