CAP FLIGHT SCHOLARSHIPS

CAP may offer Flight Scholarships to help cadets attain a private pilot's license.   Applicants who have earned their solo badge or graduated from an aerospace-related special activity are especially encouraged to apply. 

1.  Apply using
CAPF 95;
2.  Email the completed application to
HQ CAP/CP by 31 December in accordance with the directions on the scholarships main page.


 

ORDER OF DAEDALIANS - Maj Gen Lucas V Beau Flight Scholarships

The
Order of Daedalians (you will leave the CAP.gov domain if you click this link), a national fraternity of military pilots, awards five $2,100 flight scholarships in the name of former CAP National Commander Maj Gen Lucas V Beau to help deserving CAP cadets earn their FAA private pilot's license (the scholarship may not be used to obtain additional ratings).  Applicants who have earned their solo badge or graduated from an aerospace-related special activity are especially encouraged to apply. 

Special Eligibility Requirements

1.  Be a current CAP cadet and aspiring military aviator;
2.  Have earned the Billy Mitchell Award;
3.  Be at least 16, but not have turned 19, on 1 June 2008;
4.  Possess vision 20/50 or better (corrected to 20/20);
5.  Apply using
CAPF 95;
6.  Email the completed application to
HQ CAP/CP by 31 December in accordance with the directions on the scholarships main page.


HQ CAP screens and rank-orders the applications. The Daedalians make the final selection and announce their decision in May. Scholarships are paid by reimbursing flight training expenses incurred between 1 June 2008 and 1 September 2008.  All applicants will automatically be considered for a CAP General Aviation Flight Scholarship.

Download the Daedalian Scholarship flier  (.PDF format)


AOPA SCHOLARSHIP

AOPA is providing flight training scholarships to cadets to help earn a private pilot certificate.  Four scholarships will be awarded at $2500 each. 

Special Eligibility Requirements
1.  Be a current CAP Cadet or Senior Member
2.  Have earned the Mitchell Award (cadets only)
3.  Be at least 16 on 1 June 2008.
4.  Apply using
CAPF 95.
5.  Email the completed application to
HQ CAP/CP by 31 January in accordance with the directions on the scholarships main page.


 

THE SPAATZ ASSOCIATION - Aerospace Leadership Scholarships

The Spaatz Association annually sponsors scholarships to help CAP cadets advance their flight training from solo to private pilot.  A limited amount of the scholarship may also be used to attend a CAP leadership activity.

Special Eligibility Requirements
1.  Be a current CAP cadet who has earned the Mitchell Award;
2.  Have earned solo wings in a powered aircraft;
3.  Maintain a 3.0 GPA (normalized);
4.  Have not been selected for a similar scholarship or grant.

For application procedures and deadlines, visit
www.spaatz.org (you will leave the CAP.gov domain if you click this link).  While HQ CAP helps publicize this scholarship, it is funded by The Spaatz Association, which selects the scholarship recipients. Apply directly to The Spaatz Association, not HQ CAP.