Sponsored by EAA Chapter 643

Simon Kinderman
was awarded the 2018 
Donald R. Gordon Memorial Scholarship.

click here for more info.


To provide financial support to qualified Student Pilot(s) in passionate pursuit of their Private Pilot’s certificate.



EAA Chapter 643 of Pittstown, NJ provides scholarship(s), in the form of financial assistance, to student pilot(s) in current pursuit of their Private Pilot’s Certificate.  The purpose of the scholarship is to grow the local general aviation community by assisting student pilots, who share our passion, complete their training. All awarded scholarship funds will be made payable directly to the student’s flight school.


Scholarship Criteria

Applicants must meet the following criteria for scholarship consideration:

Be in pursuit of Private Pilot Certificate

Be 16 years of age or older

Have a current FAA Medical Certificate

Have successfully completed and passed the FAA Private Pilot written exam

Have solo endorsement prior to application

Be in good financial status with flight school providing training

Have a letter of recommendation from flight instructor providing training

Complete in detail a 2018 EAA 643 Scholarship Application

Complete a minimum 1000-word essay (topic on application)

How do I apply?

Click here for:  2018 application  &  further instructions

Please contact Scholarship Committee member here: Adam Silverstein  
or at 908-803-8301 with any questions.

Thank you.        



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:

EAA643 Donald R. Gordon Scholarship Fund

Checks should be mailed to the Treasurer of EAA Chapter 643 as follows:

Treasurer Richard Kiselewsky,
84 Bizer Road, Flemington, NJ, 08822

We are an IRC Section 501(c) (3) charity.   All donations are tax deductible.  


Last updated: 4-13-2019