Lt Col William E. Hanna, Jr. Memorial Flight Scholarship

🏆 Available:
💰 $5,000
⏳ 12/31

Scholarship Description

Due to the generosity of Lt Col Hanna’s family, CAP is able to offer this flight scholarship to help cadets attain a private pilot’s license. This scholarship provides up to $5000 which can be used for local flight training at an FBO or training on CAP aircraft with a CAP instructor. (FAA part 61 or 141).

To be eligible, applicants must:

(1) be a current CAP Cadet;

(2) Have a Third Class Medical Certificate and valid student pilot certificate with TSA background check (but you are not required to have these at the time that you apply);

(3) be a current cadet that has completed a CAP Powered Solo Flight Academy at the Wing-, Region-, or National-level and earned their solo rating;

(4) Possess and maintain an academic and discipline standard acceptable to the school you attend. Follow Civil Air Patrol, USAF Auxiliary’s scholarship webpage for updates on details like deadlines.


Eligibility Requirements

  • Type of institution award is open to: two-year college
  • Type of institution award is open to: four-year college
  • Type of institution award is open to: trade/technical school

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Essay required
  • Recommendations or references required
  • Special requirements exist (These are specified in text.)
  • Resume Required
  • CAP Grade, Flight Plan, Hanna Memorial Essay.

How To Apply

Online Email

Apply Online 🖨️ Print Scholarship

Share on WhatsApp

Donor: Civil Air Patrol, USAF Auxiliary

Non-combatant Auxiliary of the USAF with three-sided mission: Cadet Programs, Emergency Services, and Aerospace Education.