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National AMT Day May 24th

And don’t forget, this Sunday, May 24, is National AMT Day, a day to thank and celebrate all the men and women who keep our aircraft safely flying. You might also want to consider nominating any outstanding AMTs for the Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award, which recognizes 50 years of exemplary aviation maintenance experience, distinguished professionalism, and steadfast commitment to aviation safety.

PAMA Announces Scholarship Opportunities, Deadline to Apply is March 15

PAMA, in coordination with generous industry partners, has made available award opportunities for current and future aviation maintenance professionals.

Award winners will be announced at the Aerospace Maintenance Competition awards ceremony, taking place in conjunction with MRO Americas in Dallas on April 30, 2020.

Future AMT Professional Award, provided by PistonPower™ by AEPC™ (AeroEngine Protection Corp.) 

Apply now for an HFI Maintenance Scholarship

Helicopter Foundation International (HFI) annually offers up to 20 scholarships to help support students studying to become part of tomorrow's vertical aviation industry. If you are enrolled in either pilot or maintenance technician training, then review the scholarship descriptions below and consider applying ....

AEA Scholarship Applications Available Online

The Aircraft Electronics Association will award more than 20 scholarships totaling more than $125,000 for the 2019-20 school year to students pursuing a career in avionics or aircraft maintenance, as well as students from AEA member companies.


Since its inception, the AEA scholarship program has awarded more than $1.5 million in scholarships. Numerous awards are available, ranging from $1,000 to more than $35,000 each.