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Whirly-Girls accepts applications for helicopter training scholarship

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Whirly-Girls accepts applications for helicopter training scholarship - Maintenance / Trainings publisher
Tatjana Obrazcova
Aircraft: Helicopters

Are you an aspiring female dreaming of a career in aviation? Are you passionate about helicopters? If the answer is yes to all these questions - here is very important information for you! The 2024 Whirly Girls Scholarship season is officially open!!! More than $500,000 of helicopter training and educational scholarships made possible by the Whirly-Girls Scholarship Fund. These scholarships advance the helicopter industry by strengthening the talent pool and increasing diversity. Applications are available online and are due October 1st, 2023.

Scholarships are available for both experienced and newly-certificated pilots and aviation maintenance technicians, as well as those individuals who are seeking their initial ratings. Courses are offered for a variety of training objectives, including turbine transitions, software use, advanced aircraft certification, commercial flight training, airline transport licenses, and many more. www.whirlygirls.org/scholarships/

Here is a list of scholarships of many amazing opportunities: 

  •  Whirly-Girls Memorial Flight Training Scholarship
  • Whirly-Girls Initial or Add-On Helicopter Flight Training Scholarship
  • Whirly-Girls Jean Tinsley Memorial HELI-EXPO Scholarship
  • Airbus Inadvertent Instrument Meteorological Conditions (IIMC) Training Scholarship
  • NEW THIS YEAR! Anastasia Mosquito Control District Ag Spray Scholarship
  • NEW THIS YEAR! Bell Training Academy Maintenance Scholarship
  • NEW THIS YEAR! Stewart ‘Stu’ Dietrick Memorial Scholarship -- Inadvertent IMC and Helicopter Upset Recovery Course
  • Bristow Group Initial Helicopter Flight Training Scholarship
  • NEW THIS YEAR! CAE S-76 Initial Training for Helicopter ATP Scholarship
  • Edward M. Thurn Memorial Scholarship
  • Erickson & Volo Mission Vertical Reference/External Load Scholarship
  • FlightSafety International Bell 206/Bell 407 Scholarship (PENDING)
  • Garmin Aviation Online Training Course Scholarship
  • Garmin GTN & Flight Display Pilot Training Course Scholarship
  • Leading Edge Flight Academy and Central Oregon Community College Helicopter Instrument Rating Scholarship
  • Leonardo Helicopters AW139 Flight Training Scholarship
  • Leonardo Helicopters AW139 Full Airframe Maintenance Course Scholarship
  • MD Helicopters MD500 Flight Training Scholarship
  • Oregon Aero CRM/AMRM Instructor Training Scholarship
  • Palm Beach Helicopters CFI/CFII Rating Scholarship
  • PHI Aviation Bell 407 Scholarship
  • Robinson Helicopter R22/R44 Safety Course Scholarship
  • Robinson Helicopter R66 Safety Course Scholarship
  • Southern Utah University (SUU) Career Flight Training Scholarship
  • NEW THIS YEAR! Southern Utah University (SUU) and Whirly-Girls Breaking Barriers: Female Maintainers Scholarship
  • Survival Systems USA Aviation Survival & Egress Training

Please apply by october 1st/2023 on www.whirlygirls.org


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