This scholarship is for students enrolled in an air traffic control program at an institution approved and/or licensed by the Federal Aviation Administration as directly supporting the FAA's college and training initiative.
The Dan L. Meisinger Sr. Memorial Learn to Fly Scholarship was established in the honor and memory of Dan L. Meisinger Sr., whose career in aviation spanned 63 years. He was founder of Executive Beechcraft, headquartered in Kansas City, MO, and was twice named Beech Aircraft's Man of the Year.
This scholarship is for Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate Student enrolled at a University Aviation Association member institution in an aviation or space-related major. Community College, college and university applicants encouraged.
This scholarship is for students who are enrolled in a University Aviation Association member institution at the time of application, hold a current FAA private pilot certificate and are pursuing an instrument, multi-engine, or commercial pilot rating.
This scholarship is for students ages 17—31 who hold a private pilot's license. Recipient must use the scholarship to acquire aerobatic flight training or an A&P license (a private pilot’s license is not required for this).