Whirly-Girls’ sponsorships

whirlyWhirly-Girls,  a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing women in helicopter aviation, will award 10 scholarships at Heli-Expo in February 2014, Anaheim, Calif.

Initiated in 1968 in memory of Doris Mullen (WG #84), a dedicated and professional pilot who lost her life in a fixed-wing aircraft accident, the scholarship program has grown from a single $500 scholarship to several different scholarships valued in excess of $45,000.

The deadline to apply for scholarships is Oct. 1. 

Here’s the list of scholarships for 2013: 

  • NEW: Vertical Reference/External Load Flight Training Scholarship 
  • NEW: P&S Agricultural Services, Inc. Flight Training Scholarship
  • American Eurocopter Flight Training Scholarship 
  • Robinson Helicopter R22/R44 Safety Course Scholarship 
  • FlightSafety International Bell 206 Initial Pilot Scholarship 
  • Advanced Mountain Flight Training Scholarship 
  • Aircraft Ditching Course Scholarship
  • Whirly-Girls Add-On Flight Training Scholarship 
  • Whirly-Girls Memorial Flight Training Scholarship

You can download the applications on their website : http://www.whirlygirls.org/wg-scholarships

More info: http://www.whirlygirls.org/


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