2014 Aerospace Leadership Scholarship Awardees
The Spaatz Association is proud to announce its 2014 Aerospace Leadership Scholarship winners.
Six scholarships were were presented at the 2014 Spaatz Association Mid Winter Dinner and Awards Gala on 1 March 2014. Scholarships are intended to be used primarily to bring a cadet from solo to his/her private pilot’s license. A limited amount of the scholarship may also be used to attend a CAP leadership activity, or to serve in a leadership position at a suitable CAP activity.
|C/Maj Tyler Hoover||Coastal Charleston Composite Squadron, SC Wing||Colonel Louisa S. Morse, CAP, Endowed Scholarship|
|C/1Lt Antonio Jasso||Grand Rapids Composite Squadron, MN Wing||Colonel Louisa S. Morse, CAP, Endowed Scholarship|
|C/Col John Robertson||Iredell Composite Squadron, NC Wing||Colonel Douglas C. Roach, USAF, Named Scholarship|
|C/2Lt Joshua Bauerle||Livingston Composite Squadron, MI Wing||General Carl A. Spaatz, USAF, Sponsored Scholarship|
|C/1Lt Jason T Blanco||Flying Castle Composite Squadron, OK Wing||Brigadier General Paul M. Bergman, CAP, Sponsored Scholarship|
|C/2Lt Nathan Legaspi||El Monte Composite Squadron 21, CA Wing||Brigadier General Paul M. Bergman, CAP, Sponsored Scholarship|
Endowed scholarships are named for a donor who has made a significant contribution to the Association. A scholarship endowment is designed to either fund a scholarship in perpetuity (as is the case with the Morse Endowment) or for an extended number of years (10+ years) by drawing down principal. Sponsored scholarships are named for a donor who makes made a recurring, annual scholarship contribution (such as the General Carl A. Spaatz scholarship graciously donated each year since 2003 by Ms. Carla Spaatz-Thomas, and the and the Paul Bergman scholarships donated by Mr. Brian Campbell in 2012, 2013, and 2014).
Watch www.spaatz.org for updates on our winner’s progress toward their private tickets and more information on the 2015 Scholarship Season. The 2015 scholarship application window will open on 1 August 2014.