Aviation Youth Program scholarship deadline approaching


Students in the Aviation Youth Program work on the Stinson Reliant exhibit.

Scholarship Awarded to Senior Student of Central Coast High School for Aviation Related Education

– The Estrella Warbirds Museum would like to remind high school students on the Central Coast that the deadline for applying for the annual Youth Aviation Program scholarship is fast approaching. The $ 1,200 scholarship is awarded to a senior student at a Central Coast high school for aviation related training, such as private pilot flight instruction, aircraft and power plant maintenance, l ‘installation and maintenance of avionics, aviation management, flight attendant training or other aviation related programs. The application can be requested by sending an email to [email protected] or by sending an SMS to (510) 407-3727. The deadline for obtaining the request is January 15, 2022 and the request must be submitted by February 15, 2022.

Applicants must be high school students and must verify their identity with a driver’s license, passport or birth certificate. They must submit their application form with a 200 word essay on eligibility and aviation career goals, a letter of recommendation with an email address from an unrelated person and a list of aviation accomplishments and non-aeronautical.

The Estrella Warbirds Museum is a non-profit, IRC Section 501 (c) (3), established to collect and preserve military artifacts, vehicles and aircraft, and to educate the public about them. The Aviation Youth program was created for high school and high school students to pursue their interests in aviation and explore career opportunities. The program offers students courses, tours and guest lectures on a range of aviation-related topics, including professional pilot careers, aircraft maintenance, air traffic control, and drones. For more information on the Aviation Youth program, contact Mary Allmon at (510) 407-3727 or email [email protected]

Estrella Warbirds Museum is located at 4251 Dry Creek Road, Paso Robles, California. The museum is open Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call for Monday vacation hours. For general admission information, visit www.ewarbirds.org.

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