Broadening Horizon Scholarships/99s Manitoba Chapter
Open to females only. Must be a member of the Manitoba 99s and hold PPL or higher. The scholarships award familiarization flights on a wide variety of planes, simulators and workshops, including: float plane, ski plane, plane with retractable gear and a variable pitch prop, plane equipped with glass cockpit (G1000), tail dragger, homebuilt, C150, C172, turbine engine, IFR, night flying, ATC, aircraft maintenance, to name just a few. This list is incomplete. Applicants are encouraged to identify the type of flying in which they would like training. The Broadening Horizons Scholarship is open to members of the Manitoba Chapter of the 99’s who hold a Private Pilot License or higher. Scholarship awards are arranged directly with the aircraft/flight sim/workshop owner/ presenter and are to be used within the appropriate season of the current application year. Details here.
C-FLUG Scholarships/99s Manitoba Chapter
Open to females only. Must be a member of the Manitoba 99s and hold PPL or higher. The C-FLUG (Club Plane) Scholarship is for 10 or 20 hours of flight time on the club plane, C150 CFLUG, for the purpose of building hours towards an advanced rating. This scholarship is open to female residents of Manitoba who are members of the Manitoba Chapter of the 99’s, and hold a Private Pilot License or higher. Scholarship payments will be made directly to the recipient’s CFLUG account, and are to be used by 1 July of the same year it is awarded. The scholarship committee will be assessing all applications received by email or postmarked prior to Jan. 21 each year. Final selection will be based on: current on type, career goals, experience and involvement in aviation. The C-FLUG (Club Plane) Scholarship award(s) will be presented each spring at the Manitoba Aviation Council convention. Details here.
Rosella Bjornson Scholarship/99s Manitoba Chapter
Award of $1,500 is open to females only. Must be a member of the Manitoba 99s and hold PPL or higher. The flight training scholarship is typically $1500 and is to be used for advanced flight training. Solo time or time building hours do not qualify. The scholarship is open to female residents of Manitoba or a member of the Manitoba Chapter of the 99’s, and hold a Private Pilot License or higher. Scholarship payments will be made to the flight school or flying club directly and is to be used within a 12 month period. Complete the application form, and include a letter of intent, a flight instructor’s recommendation and verification of flight record. Details here.
99s Airport Accommodation Scholarship/99s Manitoba Chapter
Open to women working on flight training or building hours who would benefit by having accommodations adjacent to an airport. The due date is Jan. 21 each year, however, applications throughout the year are accepted as well. Details here.
Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship for Women Pilots/Canadian 99s
Application deadline Dec. 20. Must be a current pilot with the appropriate medical certificate and must be approaching the flight time requirement for the rating or certificate if any. Fully paid scholarship to complete an additional pilot certificate or rating or pilot training course. Examples: Multiengine rating, commercial certificate King Air competency or qualification training or Boeing 737 type rating. Requirements: Must be a current pilot with the appropriate medical certificate and must be approaching the flight time requirement for the rating or certificate if any. Jet Type Rating Requirements: Must have a current First Class medical certificate or non-U.S. equivalent, and at least 100 hours multi-engine flight time or combined multi-engine and turbine time. Details here.
Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship for Women Pilots Emergency Maneuver Training/Canadian 99s
Application deadline Dec. 20. Open to any licensed pilot member of the 99s. Fully paid scholarship to provide emergency manoeuvre and spin training in addition to an introduction to aerobatics. In memory of 99 Vicki Cruse, this scholarship is available to any licensed pilot member of The 99s without regard to existing ratings, financial need or length of membership. Details here.
West Canada 99s Scholarship
Award of $1,500. Application deadline July 31. Open to females only. Must hold a minimum of a valid PPL at time of application. Open to residents of BC, AB, SK, MB, YT, NWT. Details here.
Fly Now Award/99s/Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship Foundation
Award of up to $6000. Application deadlines of Mar 15 and Sept 15 for two annual awards. Must be an official student pilot member of the 99s at least one month prior to the submission deadline. Must have a current medical certificate. The FLY NOW Award is a progressive award given to Student Pilot Members with a need for financial assistance to become licensed pilots. The award provides up to $6000 toward completion of the Recreational Pilot, Sport Pilot, Private Pilot certificate, or non-U.S. equivalent in any aircraft category. Applicant must be an official student pilot member of The 99s at least one month prior to the submission deadline. Must have a current medical certificate, if it is required for the pilot certificate sought. Apply through email@example.com or on the website.