L3 Pilot Pathways Veterans Scholarship.

L3 Pilot Pathways Veterans Scholarship

Successful applicants to the L3 Veterans Scholarship will receive up to $15,000 towards pilot training at L3!

L3 Airline Academy is proud to support U.S. veterans as they prepare to re-enter the civilian work force. Being successful in the military takes determination, hard work, and discipline; some of the same skills that breed successful Airline Pilots.

Utilize the skills you acquired from serving in the U.S. Armed Forces towards an exciting career as a commercial pilot!


To apply for the scholarship, click the ‘apply now’ button displayed below. This will open up an email. In the body of the email please include your first and last name, contact number, and that you are interested in the L3 Veterans Scholarship. Once we receive your email, one of our Admissions Officers will get in touch with you to discuss your pilot training journey and walk you through the application process.

To speak with a member of our team, call us at +1 800 U CAN FLY

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Airline Oriented Flight Training, with Pathways to 14 Airlines Around the U.S.

Cadets that complete L3’s Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track are guaranteed an interview to become an L3 Flight Instructor, so you could earn money while building up your flight hours.

We have strong relationships with 14 Airlines from around the US and over 96% of Cadets who become Instructors at our Florida Academy are hired by the Airlines - after reaching the FAA mandated 1500 flight hours.

Please note, all veterans must supply a DD 214 showing they have been honorably discharged from the US Military before the scholarship funds can be released.

For full entry criteria and more information around our pilot training courses please see the Downloads, FAQ’s, and Terms and Conditions below.

Terms & conditions

1) Applicants must have applied as a new student to L3 CTS Airline Academy.

2) Applicant must be self-sponsored and not sponsored by any airline/university/etc.

3) Applicants must have completed financial aid requirements or confirmed cash payments. (Cash payment plan still requires $10K prior to starting and $6K per month until balance is paid).

4) Funds from any L3 CTS Airline Academy Scholarship may only be used towards the total cost of education in the Airline Pilot Track (APT) or Professional Pilot Program (PPP).

5) Recipients must stay in the Airline Pilot Track or Professional Pilot Program in order to remain eligible.

6) For students receiving financial aid: If the scholarship award creates an over-award (any award that exceeds your total cost of education) a refund will be issued to the lender to reduce your financial aid award.

7) The scholarship is nontransferable.

8) The scholarship is forfeited if student withdraws from the program.

9) Students cannot be awarded more than one L3 CTS Airline Academy Scholarship.

10) Financial aid (which includes a scholarship) is only available for those who qualify.