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    Air Traffic Control Association Scholarship Fund

    Offered by Air Traffic Control Association Inc.

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Apr 9, 2024
    Multiple awards worth

    $5,000 - $15,000

    Grade level

    High School Senior, College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior & Graduate Student

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    May 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    Are you a current or incoming post-secondary student pursuing studies in aviation, or the child of an air traffic controller? Further, do you have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed before graduation? If so, you may be eligible for some of the many Air Traffic Control Association Scholarships! There are a variety of scholarships available, offering between $5,000 and $15,000 to winning applicants. To find out more about each scholarship’s specific requirements, we recommend checking out their individual profiles on the Air Traffic Control Association website.

    If you do fit the criteria for any of the scholarships, we encourage you to apply!

    About Air Traffic Control Association Inc.

    The Air Traffic Control Association Inc. was established in Washington, D.C. in 1956 by a group of air traffic controllers. Since then, it has been dedicated to making progress in the science of air traffic control and preserving a safe flight environment.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    High School Senior, College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior & Graduate Student

    Academic Interest

    Aviation/Aerospace

    Miscellaneous

    Applicants must be (a) pursuing studies in aviation or (b) be the child of an air traffic controller.

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    500-word essay

    Academic transcript

    Letters of Recommendation

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

    This scholarship is designated for both full and part-time enrollment statuses.

    Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

    This scholarship is restricted for use at two-year colleges, four-year colleges, and trade/technical schools.

    When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

    The Air Traffic Control Association Scholarship Fund winner will be announced: July 2024.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Air Traffic Control Association Inc. at [email protected].

    Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

    For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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