Women in Aviation, International
$1,500 annually, non-renewable. Please note: The scholarship must be used within one year of receipt and will be paid directly to an accredited program/institution. Funds may be applied to tuition, books, or laboratory fees. Funds may not be used for housing, transportation, flight training, meals, or incidental expenses.
One award offered annually.
The Washington State Chapter of Women in Aviation, International offers this scholarship in memory of Yukiko Howell. Yukiko taught math, science, and Japanese language for many years at Annie Wright School in Tacoma, Washington. After obtaining her private pilot certificate, Yukiko taught weekly aviation lessons at her school, including the basics of flying. All applicants for this scholarship must have experience volunteering in STEM or aviation-related events and/or WAI activities in the previous year All scholarships, unless otherwise noted, will be awarded at the 30th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference at the Long Beach Convention Center March 14-16, 2019 in Long Beach, California. Attendance at the conference is not required to receive a scholarship, but it is encouraged. Please note: Students may only receive one scholarship per year.
Applications are available on the Women in Aviation, International (WAI) website. A complete application packet must include three stapled sets of the following (one original and two copies): a comp ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.