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2018 AzAA Spring Conference

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Scholarship Program
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Each year, AzAA offers a number of scholarships to qualified members and students pursuing aviation education programs with the goal of enhancing their careers in the aviation industry. Please see the available scholarship definitions below. For additional information, please reference either the appropriate AzAA Policy Decisions or the corresponding scholarship application forms.

How To Apply

Complete the online application by clicking the title of the scholarship below. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Scholarship Committee Chair, Jessie Baker or AzAA Headquarters at (480) 403-4618. Please be sure to thoroughly read and complete the online application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

"Dutch Bertholf" Spring Conference Scholarship

Scholarship: Funding to attend the AzAA Spring Conference

Applications available: Annually 

Applications due: Same fiscal year in which the event takes place

Number available (budget permitting): One (1)

Eligible AzAA membership classification: Executive, Corporate or Associate

Eligibility requirements:

· Current AzAA member in good standing (for at least one year and during conference attendance and subsequent reimbursement)

· Gainfully employed full time at time of application

Value: Up to $1,000 annually

Maximum lifetime scholarships per recipient: One (1)

Additional information:

· Those applicants whose historical attendance at the AzAA conferences has been low will be given priority consideration

· The applicant’s participation in AzAA will weigh heavily in the selection process

· Additional consideration would be given to employees of airports whose travel and training budget are limited

· Reimbursement shall be based on the selected member submitting an acceptable accounting of their trip expenditures to the Board

Marty Rosness Student Scholarship

Scholarship: Funding for college coursework

Applications available: Annually

Applications due: Same fiscal year in which the event takes place

Number available (budget permitting): two (2)

Eligible AzAA membership classification: All; but is not limited to AzAA members

Eligibility requirement: Enrolled in an aviation related degree or program in the State of Arizona

Value: $1,250-$2,500 annually

Maximum lifetime value per recipient: $3,000

Maximum lifetime scholarships per recipient: two (2)

Additional information:

· AzAA Spring Conference fee waived the year of the award

· AzAA will provide one complimentary hotel room for the night of the banquet so the recipient can receive their award in person

Aviation Conference Scholarship

Scholarship: Funding to attend a professional aviation association conference

Applications available: Annually

Applications due: Same fiscal year in which the event takes place

Number available (budget permitting): One (1)

Eligible AzAA membership classification: Executive, Corporate or Associate

Eligibility requirements:

· Current AzAA member in good standing (for at least one year and during conference attendance and subsequent reimbursement)

· Gainfully employed full-time at time of application

Value: Up to $1,500 annually

Maximum lifetime scholarships per recipient: Two (2)

Additional information:

· The applicant’s participation with AzAA weighs heavily in the selection process

· Additional consideration would be given to employees of airports whose travel and training budget are limited

· Reimbursement shall be based on the selected member submitting an acceptable accounting of their trip expenditures to the Board

· Applicants whose historical participation/attendance in the region has been low will be given priority consideration

Professional Accreditation and Certification Scholarship

Scholarship: Funding to attend a professional accreditation or certification course

Applications available: Annually

Applications due: Same fiscal year in which the event takes place

Recipient selection: At the Fall Board of Directors meeting

Number available (budget permitting): One (1)

Eligible AzAA membership classifications: Executive, Corporate, Associate

Eligibility requirements:

· Current member of AAAE

· Currently enrolled in accreditation or certification program (A.A.E., C.M., or A.C.E.)

· Current AzAA member in good standing (for at least one year prior to application submittal)

· Gainfully employed full-time at time of application and active course attendance

Value: Up to $2,000 annually

Maximum lifetime value per recipient: $2,000

Maximum lifetime scholarships per recipient: One (1)

Additional information:

· The applicant’s participation with AzAA weighs heavily in the selection process

· Additional consideration would be given to employees of airports whose travel and training budget are limited

· Reimbursement shall be based on the selected member submitting an acceptable accounting of their trip expenditures to the Board

Accreditation Stipend - Online Application Not Available, See Details Below

Eligible AzAA membership classification: Executive, Corporate or Associate

Eligibility requirement:

· Recipient has recently obtained the Accredited Airport Executive (AAE) designation

Stipend Value: $250

· Recipient has recently obtained Certified Member (CM) or Airport Certified Employee (ACE) designations.

Stipend Value: $100

Additional information:

· Applicant must be a current member of AzAA in good standing for at least one (1) year prior to receiving the designation.

· Members who have received the Professional Accreditation & Certification Scholarship to attend their certification course are not eligible for a stipend.

· Written requests for a stipend may be made at any time by emailing the AzAA Scholarship Chair and are subject to approval by the Board of Directors.

 

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