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Aviation in Montana

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2021 Aviation Scholarship Application Period Opens with Four Fewer Opportunities than Previous Years

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Montana is very fortunate to have many generous individuals and organizations who believe in promoting aviation by offering monetary assistance to qualified persons. The Aeronautics Division assists in administering some of these scholarships and encourages participation. The scholarships are offered to help defray costs of education (e.g., flight instruction, A&P mechanic school, etc.). Winners will be announced during January of 2021.

Unfortunately, four scholarships will not be sponsored this year. Sponsors cite lack of ability to fundraise this year, some specifically related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We hope to see them back in the next application period.

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