NBAA Announces Five Recipients of 2009 Janice K. Barden Scholarship

Contacts: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360,
Patrick Dunne, (202) 783-9263,

Orlando, FL, October 21, 2009 – Five college students studying aviation-related curricula at National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and University Aviation Association (UAA) member institutions have received 2009 NBAA Barden Scholarship awards totaling $5,000. The scholarship recipients were recognized today during the Association’s 62nd Annual Meeting & Convention (NBAA2009), taking place from October 20 to 22 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.The annual scholarships are named for Aviation Personnel International founder Janice K. Barden, who has been active in the aviation community for decades and has served many times as the Local Committee chair of NBAA’s Annual Meeting & Convention.

The recipients of the 2009 Barden Scholarship are:

To learn more about the extensive scholarship opportunities offered by the Association, contact NBAA’s Jay Evans, director, operations, at (202) 783-9353 or, or visit

For complete coverage of NBAA2009, visit

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