Helicopter Foundation International funded Training Scholarship for International Pilots, USA 2013
Scholarship Provider: Helicopter Foundation International
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
-Proof of enrollment in a certified FAA Part 141 school helicopter pilot training program, or international equivalent;
-A clear copy of any and all FAA or International Equivalent Certificate(s);
-A current resume;
-A summary of 300 words or more describing why you want to be a helicopter pilot;
-A letter from your school certifying that they are an FAA certified Part 141 school or international equivalent.
-International applicants must also provide proof of foreign citizenship.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Description: In answer to the Helicopter Industry’s need for qualified Pilots, and in an effort to attract new talent to the industry, the Helicopter Foundation International is sponsoring four (4) Commercial Helicopter Pilot Scholarships. The scholarship will open July 1, 2012. The HFI Board of Directors has appointed a Selection Committee to choose the scholarship winners. Up to four (4) Scholarships of up to $5,000 each may be awarded. Deadline for submitting an application is November 30, 2012. Scholarships will be awarded in February 2013. Payment of scholarship monies is conditional upon receipt of supporting documentation from the attended school that the student has successfully completed the required coursework and has been licensed and received an FAA Commercial Helicopter Pilot Certificate from a certified FAA Part 141 school or international equivalent. If the school has not been compensated by the student, the HFI will make payment to the institution on behalf of the student, up to the maximum limit of the scholarship awarded.
How to Apply: Online
Scholarship Application Deadline: November 30, 2012