DONALD R. GORDON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Sponsored by EAA Chapter 643
EAA Chapter 643 of Sky Manor Airport has developed a scholarship, in the form of financial assistance, for student pilots in current pursuit of their Private Pilots Certificate. The purpose of the scholarship is to grow the general aviation community by assisting additional pilots, who share our passion, to complete their training. A $2,500.00 scholarship will be available for 2021. All scholarship funds awarded will be made payable directly to the student’s flight school.
Applicants must meet the following criteria for scholarship consideration:
Must be in pursuit of Private Pilot Certificate
Must have a letter of recommendation from flight instructor providing primary training
Must be 16 years of age or older
Must have successfully completed the FAA written examination
Must have a current FAA Medical Certificate
Must have solo endorsement prior to application
Must complete a 2021 EAA 643 Scholarship Application
Must be in good financial status with flight school providing training
Must complete a 500-word essay (topic on application)
How do I apply?
Application deadline is December 30, 2021.
Please contact Scholarship Committee member here: Adam Silverstein
or at 908-803-8301 with any questions.
EAA Chapter 643 is accepting donations dedicated towards the Donald R. Gordon Memorial Scholarship program. All donations will be used exclusively for aviation scholarships.
If you would like to donate to the fund by check, please make checks payable to:
Checks should be mailed to the Treasurer of EAA Chapter 643 as follows:
We are an IRC Section 501(c) (3) charity. All donations are tax deductible.