Scholarships

The Palomar Nintey-Nines are current developing a new scholarship program to invalided in the fall of 2016, Please check back or send a note of interest on this topic from the contact page.

The San Diego Ninety-Nines offer a 5 Scholarships for flight training.

Scholarship awards for training are offered to student pilots and licensed pilots of all ages. Scholarships offered through International headquarter can be found on the 99s Scholarship Summary page.

The AMELIA EARHART MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Established in 1940 to help deserving 99s members to further accomplishments, today the Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship Fund exceeds $4 million and provides: The Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship Fund, founded in 1940, is The Ninety-Nines’ premier scholarship program for deserving 99s members to complete advanced training and education in aviation and aerospace.

For over six decades the 99s have provided fully paid scholarships to help women pilots complete pilot certificates ranging Commercial to CFI and ATP; ratings such as instrument, multi-engine, and jet type ratings; technical training such as A & P certificate; and college education for degrees in aviation, including Bachelors, Masters, and PhDs

Each year, The Ninety-Nines award several Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarships to qualified members for advanced flight training or courses in specialized branches of aviation including additional pilot certificates and ratings, jet type ratings, college degrees, and technical training. Among other eligibility requirements, the applicant must be a member of The Ninety-Nines for at least one year.

To learn more about the Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship Fund –  http://www.ninety-nines.org/scholarships.htm

FLY NOW AWARD SCHOLARSHIP

The Fly Now Award is an award of up to $6,000 based on completion of specific training milestones. It is available to Student Pilot Members of The 99s who meet eligibility requirements. To be eligible, applicants must hold a student pilot certificate, have been an official Student Pilot Member one-month prior to the application deadline and show financial need. The financial awards for the milestones are as follows:

Knowledge Test – $500, First Solo – $2500, Long Solo Cross Country -$2000 and Earning Certificate – $1000

To learn more about the Fly Now Award visit- http://www.ninety-nines.org/fly-now.htm