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Andreini Aviation Scholarship

posted Jul 8, 2014, 6:53 PM by Marian Harris   [ updated Jul 30, 2014, 8:56 AM ]

The Half Moon Bay Airport Pilots’ Association is flying high with a new SCHOLARSHIP for youth between the ages of 16 to 25.  Eddie Andreini Sr. was world famous as an aviator and showman who learned to fly at the Half Moon Bay Airport.   The Half Moon Bay Pilots Association strives to promote flying on the coast and is proud to announce a  $2,000 scholarship to be used for flying lessons at San Carlos Flight Center.

Interested applicants who are residents of the San Mateo County Coastside, between the ages of 16 and 25, should fill out an application and provide an essay to be considered.

The essay should be less than a thousand words.  Essays will be judged on their Aviation related theme, scholarship value to the applicant and what flying means to the applicant.

The deadline for filing an application and essay is August 7, 2014.

Go to the following link to fill out an application online here