Scholarship Name :
EAA Aviation Foundation (EAA Air Academy-EADS Socata Internship)
Number Of Awards :
2 (1 male, 1 female) ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The internship will provide an opportunity for each young person to visit France for an internship of five weeks’ duration in June and July. They will work at an EADS Socata facility and be exposed to a variety of aviation disciplines. Recipients will conclude their summer by attending a week-long session of the EAA Advanced Air Academy in Oshkosh, providing mentorship opportunities to young people aged 16-18 who are participating in the camp. This will include an opportunity to experience the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh.
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Scholarship Amount :
Travel and accommodations in France and Oshkosh WI
Eligibility Criteria :
Open to college junior or seniors, intending to pursue a career in aviation. Applicants must be in fulltime education and able to demonstrate an interest in aeronautical career—engineering, marketing, manufacturing, or other areas focused on aviation. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens and able to obtain their own passport. Knowledge of French would enhance the experience but is not an absolute requirement. Must also be a current member of EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) or recommended by a current EAA member to apply for these internships. Learn more about joining EAA (www.eaa.org) or call 800/843-3612.
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