“Expand Your Horizons” Scholarship

The Legends of Flight Collection “Expand Your Horizons” Scholarship

The Legends of Flight Collection’s mission is to preserve history and inspire the next generation of aviation professionals. We want to help aviators achieve their dreams of flight.

This scholarship provides $1,000.00 to help a worthy candidate achieve basic or advanced flight training. The scholarship is offered to any current Northern California (Greater Sacramento and Bay Areas) resident seeking a start in flight training or adding additional ratings to a current license that will help further the training of potential career aviation professional. Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 25, a U.S. citizen and currently enrolled in an aviation-training program.

The scholarship funds are applied directly as needed for the purposes of flight training. These funds can be used at any approved FAA training center of choice. Upon receipt of the scholarship, the recipient must commit to volunteering for at least one Legends of Flight Collection event.

All applications must be received by October 1, 2018. Download Application PDF here

Application Process

To be considered, applicants must submit

  1. A complete application (from the application form link, above) including a brief resume
  2. A one-page essay describing their goals in the aviation industry and how they intend on expanding their horizons in aviation.
  3. A letter of recommendation from a teacher, career guidance counselor or licensed aviation professional acting as a mentor.

Complete applications must be emailed to: lofcteam51@gmail.com

Attn: LOFC Scholarship Committee – Inspiring You to Soar

If you have any questions, please contact Russ Fisher at 707-761-0443 or rfisher76@gmail.com