Avionics Technician & Aircraft maintenance technician Scholarship Application


Application Procedures

Before you begin

  1. Have a scanned file (.jpg, .pdf, etc.) of your most recent high school or college transcript on your computer.
  2. Prepare your responses to the Questions & Essay section before you start application. It is suggested you type your responses in a document editor (MS Word, Google Docs) then cut and paste into the appropriate field below.
  3. Applications received without completed information will not be considered.
  4. Applications can be submitted until midnight April 1, 2024.


Applicant Information


Questions & Essay

For the following fields it is suggested you type your responses in a document editor (MS Word, Google Docs) then cut and paste below.

Questions & Essay are required fields.


Write about your career plans. (a) Include the school(s) you are considering, (b) your desired field of study (avionics, aircraft maintenance, etc.) and (c) where you plan to gain employment after graduation.

Describe what scholastic and community activities you are involved in and how these will help you pursue your aviation career goals.

Please write a 300-word essay on the following topic: Why would you like to pursue a career in avionics? (Feel free to copy and paste into the text area below).



Check the box of each applicable scholarship.



Note: Please name your transcript file "LastName-FirstName.xxx" ex. Smith-John.pdf (size 2 Mb or less)


Scholarship Terms & Conditions

In the event the student (award recipient), for any reason, abandons the scholarship, the balance of the award shall be returned to the Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Foundation. If the scholarship is not used in the 2024-25 school year, the student will surrender the award.

Please Note:

  • Scholarship monies must be used to cover the cost of tuition, books and/or tools only.
  • Scholarship monies cannot be applied toward previous tuition or debts.
  • Scholarship monies cannot be used for any type of flight training or air traffic control programs.
  • Scholarships will be made payable to the recipient and his/her school, and must be endorsed by both parties.
  • Scholarship monies will not be disbursed until the student has enrolled per the scholarship sponsor’s criteria (verified by the school’s business office).
  • All scholarships are merit based with restrictions.
  • Scholarship applicants must have at least a cumulative 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
  • All scholarship monies must be used for the fall 2024 or spring 2025 school semester.

By clicking submit, I accept and understand the terms and conditions of this application. I certify the information given is complete, accurate and my own work.