DONALD R. GORDON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Sponsored by EAA Chapter 643
Please note, the 2018 deadline has passed – Stay Tuned for updates.
EAA Chapter 643 of Pittstown, NJ has developed two scholarships, in the form of financial assistance, to two student pilots 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.
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?
Please contact Scholarship Committee member Frederick Slapa
at IFLYNJN40@yahoo.com or 908-399-6669 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:
At this time, donations to this fund are not eligible for US Federal or NJ State income tax deductibility.