Flight Scholarship

Do you want to fly?

scholarship montageAre you a Civil Air Patrol cadet who has:

  • Earned your Mitchell Award by the date you apply,
  • Earned your Solo Wings or Pre-Solo Wings in a powered aircraft,
  • Maintain at least a 3.0 GPA in high school or college,
  • You may not have another similar flight scholarship.  This includes current recipients and graduates of the Cadet Wings Program.
  • Must be a cadet at time of application closing date and may continue to use the award through the following year (if still a cadet or transitions to senior member status).

If so, then you are eligible to apply for The Spaatz Association Flight Scholarship!*

Annual deadline: November 30th.  Scholarships are awarded each year in February.

The Spaatz Association typically gives out two to four flight scholarships a year.  In order to honor those who have helped with this program, they have been given the following names.  (Not all may be given in a particular year)

1st:  Colonel Louisa Morse Flight Scholarship
2nd: Gen. Carl A.Spaatz Flight Scholarship
3rd:  Colonel Doug Roach Flight Scholarship
4th:  General Bergman Flight Scholarship

Flight Scholarship Application

Apply for a flight scholarship year round!

Flight Scholarship FAQ

Got questions?  Look here for answers.

Flight Scholarship Procedures

If you are a selectee, these are the procedures you need to follow

Flight Scholarship Recipients

We’ve awarded more than $198,000 in flight scholarships so far — you could be next!


Contact our Flight Scholarship Coordinator for more information.

Looking to sponsor a flight scholarship, check our our Development pages.