Scholarships

GAMA Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award
Awarded to a graduating U.S. high school senior who has been accepted to and will be enrolled in an aviation degree core program at the student’s chosen college/university.

Scholarship Amount:  $2,000
2021 Stimpson Award scholarship application coming soon!

ICAS Foundation/GAMA Scholarship
The ICAS Foundation has joined with GAMA to provide assistance to students seeking an aviation-related degree. Eligible students are those who are enrolled in an aviation-related degree program, such as professional pilot, maintenance/engineering, or aviation business. The applicant must have completed at least two semesters in an aviation-related declared major, with a demonstrated ability and intention to complete their degree.

Scholarship Amount: $2,000
Go to the ICAS Foundation website to apply for this award.

Whirly-Girls Scholarship Fund
Whirly-Girls International is a nonprofit, educational and charitable organization dedicated to advancing women in helicopter aviation. The organization offers 16 scholarships for a variety of initiatives and training in general aviation.

Scholarship Amounts: ranges from $950 to $14,000, depending on the scholarship.
Applicants must be a Whirly-Girl or female associate member. Go to the Whirly-Girls website for more information.