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 29th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference on March 22-24, 2018, in Reno, NV. 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.
The application deadline date has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to remain the same as last year. The deadline date shown here is tentative based on last year's date. Please che ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.