Scholarship awards are a major benefit of membership in Women in Aviation International and help members reach their goals and advance into the aviation and aerospace careers they have always dreamed about. Ignite your personal learning experience by applying for WAI 2021 scholarships this year. All applications must be submitted by Tuesday, November 10, 2020. Change your life, and review application requirementsFAQs, and 10 tips for a winning scholarship application.

In 2020, WAI awarded 151 scholarships valued at $831,365 bringing the total scholarships awarded since 1995 to over $13.2 million.

Learn about the history of the WAI scholarship program from Founder Peggy Chabrian, scholarship sponsors and winners by watching this 2019 video.

Read the success stories of past scholarship winners in the special 20th anniversary publication WAI Scholarships Change Lives.

Watch WAI Scholarship Spotlights videos to learn more.

Andrea Coppick, WAI 6452

Lindsey Dreiling, WAI 14613

Miyukiko “Koko” Kostelny, WAI 41327

Melissa Martin, WAI 77913

Congratulations to our 2020 scholarship winners!

Please Note:
The applicant understands and accepts that WAI has no responsibility or liability whatsoever for any scholarship awards other than those specifically identified as WAI scholarships.

 Hon John Ogutu Omondi Scholarship

A passionate Aviator, Women and Girls’ Empowerment Champion!!!

The Hon John Omondi Scholarship is designed to provide scholarships to academically gifted girls/boys/women from disadvantaged backgrounds across Kenya, who are passionate about pursuing a career in the Aviation Industry.

Hon John favourite quote: ”íf you educate a woman you educate a nation” The scholarship was formed with the belief that discipline, passion together with a chance at quality education would empower these young Kenyan women and equip them with the right skills needed to make a significant positive impact towards their communities and the country.