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GAMA Accepting Applications for 2021 Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award Scholarship

GAMA NEWS 21-3 For Immediate Release: Jan 21, 2021


Jan 21, 2021
Contact: Andre Castro

GAMA Accepting Applications for 2021 Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award Scholarship

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) is now accepting applications for its 2021 Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award Scholarship.

Each year, GAMA awards a graduating U.S. high school senior, pursuing studies in aviation, with a $2,000 scholarship. GAMA is proud to continue to offer this unique scholarship as part of its commitment to workforce development and advancing careers in general aviation. It is named in honor of a GAMA founder and past president – Edward W. Stimpson.

Scholarship applicants are evaluated on academic achievements, involvement in extra-curricular activities and their interest in pursuing a career in general aviation. Completed applications are due by April 16, 2021; email submissions are preferred.

For more information about GAMA’s Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award Scholarship, including eligibility requirements and access to the application, visit GAMA’s website also features information about internships and careers opportunities in general aviation and includes an aviation job board.



GAMA is an international trade association representing over 100 of the world’s leading manufacturers of general aviation airplanes and rotorcraft, engines, avionics, components and related services. GAMA’s members also operate repair stations, fixed based operations, pilot and maintenance training facilities and manage fleets of aircraft. For more information, visit GAMA’s website at

Communications Director:
Andre Castro:
General Aviation Manufacturers Association
Headquarters: (+1) 202-393-1500
European Office: (+32) 2 550-3900

GAMA exists to foster and advance the general welfare, safety, interests, and activities of the global business and general aviation industry. This includes promoting a better understanding of general aviation manufacturing, maintenance, repair, and overhaul and the important role these industry segments play in economic growth and opportunity, and in serving the critical transportation needs of communities, companies, and individuals worldwide.