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FAA aviation scholarships

Scholarships in aviation are the most sought after types of financial aid for students. By applying for our scholarships, students could recieve up to $35,000 towards training at our academy.

Scholarships do not have to be paid back and are not always based on financial need! All L3Harris Flight Academy Scholarships must be used at L3Harris Flight Academy in Sanford, Florida.

To apply for a scholarship, you will need to speak with an L3Harris Flight Academy Admissions Officer. Scroll down to the scholarship you are interested in, and click the "Apply Now" or "Request Info" button. Fill out the required information, and submit your inquiry. Upon receipt of your application, an Admissions Officer will reach out to you to discuss your next steps.

Professional Pilot Program Details
  • Cost: $83,995
  • Status: Full-time
  • Course type: FAA Pilot and Instructor certificates and ratings
  • Course duration: Approximately 15 months (subject to scheduling)
  • Required experience: Little to none
  • Certificates and Ratings: Private Pilot Certificate, Instrument Rating, Commercial Pilot Single-Engine Certificate, Commercial Multi-Engine Add-on Rating, Certified Flight Instructor Certificate

Aviator Scholarship

You could be awarded up to $10,000 towards pilot training at L3Harris Flight Academy in Florida!

L3Harris Flight Academy is committed to ensuring that a career as a commercial airline pilot is accessible to as many talented aspiring pilots as possible. We encourage anyone interested in pursing a career as a Professional Pilot to apply to the Aviator Scholarship.

This scholarship is part of L3Harris' Pilot Pathways initiative, which is a broader commitment to improving the accessibility of training to aspiring pilots from all backgrounds.

The Aviator Scholarship is open to anyone who successfully enrolls in the L3Harris Flight Academy Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track.

FAQs and Terms & Conditions can be accessed below.
Details
Deadline to apply: 31 Dec 2020 15:13

95

Days

20

Hours

51

Mins
Scholarship amount
Up to $10,000
Location
Florida Flight Academy
Apply Now

    FAQs and Terms & Conditions

  • FAQs
  • 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.

      11) SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS ARE LIMITED AND WILL REMAIN AVAILABLE UNTIL DEPLETED.

High School Senior Merit Scholarship

Two successful applicants to the High School Senior Merit Scholarship will be awarded up to $35,000 towards pilot training at L3Harris Flight Academy in Florida!

L3Harris is committed to ensuring that a career as a commercial airline pilot is accessible to as many talented aspiring pilots as possible. We encourage any High School Seniors interested in pursing a career as a Professional Pilot, to apply.

This scholarship is part of L3Harris' Pilot Pathways initiative, which is a broader commitment to improving the accessibility of training to aspiring pilots from all backgrounds.

The High School Senior Merit Scholarships are open to all High School Seniors graduating in 2021 who successfully enroll into L3Harris Flight Academy Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track.

FAQs and Terms & Conditions can be accessed below.
Details
Deadline to apply: 30 Nov 2020 15:13

64

Days

20

Hours

51

Mins
Scholarship amount
Up to $35,000
Location
Florida Flight Academy
Start dates

July - September 2021

Apply Now

    FAQs and Terms & Conditions

  • FAQs
  • 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.

      11) SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS ARE LIMITED AND WILL REMAIN AVAILABLE UNTIL DEPLETED.

Veterans Scholarship

Successful applicants to the Veterans Scholarship will receive up to $15,000 towards pilot training at L3Harris Flight Academy!

L3Harris Flight 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!

The scholarship will go towards flight training costs at L3Harris Flight Academy in Florida.

The L3Harris Flight Academy Veterans Scholarships are open to all Honorably Discharged U.S. Veterans who successfully enroll into the L3Harris Flight Academy Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track. This scholarship is a part of the L3Harris' Pilot Pathways initiatives, which is a broader commitment to improving the accessibility of training to aspiring pilots from all backgrounds.

L3Harris Flight Academy has the pathways to make your transition from Cadet to Airline Pilot seamless. Upon completion of the Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track, you will be guaranteed an interview to become an instructor at our Florida Academy. Through our relationships with 12 airlines across the US, over 96% of cadets who become L3Harris Flight Academy Instructors are hired at an Airline.

Qualified applicants may utilize other forms of Financial Aid to fund their pilot training at L3Harris Flight Academy in Florida, including VA benefits such as the GI Bill, Federal Student Aid via the FAFSA, and private loans or scholarships.

FAQs and Terms & Conditions can be accessed below.
Details
Scholarship amount
Up to $15,000
Location
Florida Flight Academy
Start dates

Subject to availability

Apply Now

    FAQs and Terms & Conditions

  • FAQs
  • Terms & Conditions

      1) Applicants must have applied as a new student to L3Harris 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 L3Harris 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 L3Harris Airline Academy Scholarship.

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

      11) SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS ARE LIMITED AND WILL REMAIN AVAILABLE UNTIL DEPLETED.

Why L3Harris Flight Academy
Guaranteed Flight Instructor interview upon graduation
Guaranteed Flight Instructor interview upon graduation

96% of graduates who stay with us to build flight hours go on to be placed with airlines
96% of graduates who stay with us to build flight hours go on to be placed with airlines

100% funding available for those who qualify
100% funding available for those who qualify

We work with 12 affiliate airlines (with pathways to United, American and Delta)
We work with 12 affiliate airlines (with pathways to United, American and Delta)

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