National Air Transportation Association (NATA) aims to foster and promote careers in the general aviation industry. Therefore, it offers the Navigate Your Future Scholarship to high school senior students willing to have a career in the aviation sector. To apply, the students have to submit their high-school transcript depicting rank in graduating class, a letter of recommendation, a letter of acceptance from college or university, and a personal statement describing your future goals and reasons why you are the deserving candidate for this scholarship. The application form is available online. Students must submit all the documents and the complete application form before June 25, 2021.
The winning recipient will get a monetary sum of $2500 and can use it to aid their education. The cost of education is consistently rising in the country. Therefore, NATA’s goal is to help students pursue their education in the general aviation sector. The scholarship amount is enormous and could help students lighten the burden of college fees. It will help you study in your dream college and achieve your goals. The winning candidate can use the amount for one year of full-time undergraduate study. Moreover, NATA offers this scholarship to a student every year.
Founded in 1940, National Air Transportation Association has contributed significantly to the prosperity of aviation service companies and has been a catalyst for improvement within the aviation industry. NATA is the leading national trade association representing the business interests of general aviation sector companies on legislative and regulatory matters at the federal level. It also provides education, services, and benefits to its members to help ensure their long-term economic success.
Refer to the table below for further details:
|Organization||National Air Transportation Association|
|Educational Level||High school senior, College, or University students|
|Number of Awards||1|
|Application Deadline||June 25, 2021|
|Requirements||Transcript, Letter of Recommendation, Personal Statement, Letter of Acceptance from college|
Who is eligible
To be eligible for the scholarship, the candidate must:
- Be a high-school senior planning a career in the general aviation field.
- Be enrolled or accepted into an aviation-related program at an accredited college/university.
- Be able to demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in general aviation.
How to apply
For applying to the Navigate Your Future Scholarship, the candidates must submit the following document:
- Fill the online application form.
- Submit a high school transcript depicting the rank in graduating class.
- Letter of Acceptance from college/university.
- Submit a Personal Statement stating career goals in general aviation, education plan, flight training goals, and two or more reasons you are the perfect candidate for the scholarship.
One deserving candidate who manages to amaze the judges with their documents will get a monetary reward of $2500. The amount will help you to carry education and related expenses. It is an opportunity to aid your studies and pursue a career in the aviation sector. The cost of education in the discipline is high; therefore, NATA aims to help students achieve their dreams.
The last date to submit your application is the last Friday of June, ie. June 25, 2021. No applications received after the due date will be considered valid.