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CABAA Maintenance Committee Financial Award

Offered by Chicago Area Business Aviation Association

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Jan 16, 2024
1 award worth

$8,000

Grade level

High School Seniors & College Students

Application deadline:

May 25, 2024

Scholarship Overview

The CABAA Maintenance Committee Financial Award annually awards $8,000 to one high school senior or current college-level student who will be seeking a degree in aviation maintenance. Scholarship funds will be paid to the student and college or university in which the recipient is enrolled and are to be used to pay tuition or fees for aviation-specific programs. Applicants must include at least three letters of recommendation, with at least one being from an individual currently involved in business aviation (non-professors preferred). Preference is given to Chicagoland/Illinois area residents and students, followed by residents and students of surrounding states. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Chicago Area Business Aviation Association

CABAA (Chicago Area Business Aviation Association) is a grassroots organization formed by business aviation professionals for the purpose of offering their members relevant information, training, and networking experiences to enhance the quality and quantity of business aviation operations in the Chicagoland area.

Eligibility information

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

Grade Level

High School Seniors & College Students

Minimum GPA

2.5

Academic Interest

Aviation/Aerospace

State

Illinois

County

Cook County, DuPage County, Kane County, Lake County, McHenry County, Will County

Application information

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

1,000-word essay

Academic transcript

Letter 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 CABAA Maintenance Committee Financial Award winner will be announced: August 2024.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Chicago Area Business Aviation Association at https://login.journeycare.app/v2/preview/lvPMWzxxGSctPxJYVpXH.

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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