(Application deadline is July 15, this year)

The Aero Club of Southern California, in order to assist air-minded young people in pursuit of their education, is offering annual scholarship grants to:

  1. High school students who plan to pursue classroom studies in aviation or aerospace, ($2,500 grants)
  2. Students currently pursuing aviation/aerospace classroom studies in a College, University or nationally accredited technical school ($5,000 grants).

Applicants must demonstrate intent to pursue a career in aviation or aerospace, must have now and maintain a 3.0 GPA and must be full time students now and when the scholarship will be used.

To apply, students should submit a typewritten statement that includes all of the following in separate paragraphs.

Aviation/Aerospace career goals

Current and future Aviation/Aerospace educational plans

Work experience

Achievements related to Aviation/Aerospace fields

Details of initiative and leadership skills

Other interests and accomplishments

Two letters of recommendation, typed, (non family members)

Certified school records

Please send your application to:

Aero Club of Southern California c/o John Durant, 1573 West Fir Ave, Fresno, CA, 93711 no later than July 15, of this year. Please include your residence mailing address, e-mail address and phone number. Questions may be directed to Mr. Durant at 909-418-0582 or to