Application Deadline
Feb. 28, 2019
Target Candidate
Current or aspiring business aviation maintenance technicians.
Award Amount
One of 37 courses donated by 18 education and training providers.
Notification/Award Period
Recipients will be announced at the NBAA Maintenance Management Conference, to be held May 2019.
Other Requirements
Completed application package, which consists of:

  • completed essay,

  • resume and

  • one signed letter of recommendation.

  • Additionally:

    • Current students must also submit a transcript.

    • A&P must also submit a copy of license.

Recipients must complete all professional/educational training and redeem the award within one year from the date of announcement, unless otherwise noted

The NBAA Maintenance Committee is dedicated to promoting technical education and training as a means for business aviation maintenance technicians to enhance their careers. To support this position, NBAA Charities offers current and aspiring maintenance technicians the opportunity to receive AMT Maintenance Scholarships. Military aviation personnel transitioning to business aviation are also eligible for this scholarship.

AMT Maintenance aircraft, engine and avionics training awards are donated by:

  • Abaris Training Resources, Inc.
  • ASTM/NCATT
  • Bombardier Aerospace
  • CAE Training
  • Dassault Falcon Jet Corp
  • Embraer CAE Training
  • FlightSafety International
  • Garmin Ltd.
  • Global Jet Services, Inc.
  • Gogo Business Aviation
  • Gulfstream Aerospace TTT
  • NBAA
  • Rockwell Collins
  • Rolls-Royce, Inc.
  • SD-Satcom Direct
  • Textron Aviation
  • University of Southern California, Viterbi School of Engineering
  • Williams International

Additionally, several organizations have donated to the AMT travel fund to help offset travel and lodging expenses incurred by award recipients during training and they are listed above.

Awards will be made to U.S. citizens or nonresident aliens on a student visa without regards to sex, race, religion or national origin.

AMT awards will be redeemable under the conditions established by NBAA and its donors, and applicants are limited to receiving one award per person every other year; i.e., recipients of the 2018 scholarship are not eligible to apply in 2019, but they will be eligible to apply again in 2020.

Recipients are also responsible for costs associated with the scholarship, such as travel and lodging expenses, unless otherwise noted. AMT Maintenance Scholarships are one of several scholarship programs offered by NBAA to promote professional development and business aviation careers. For all NBAA scholarships, applicants are limited to receiving one award per person, per year. For more information, visit www.nbaa.org/professional-development/scholarships/.

Please note: Recipients must use separate Travel Fund Application after a scholarship is awarded to apply for travel assistance.

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or nonresident alien student in Part 147 School.

See application for full details.

Please direct all questions about this application to NBAA’s Tyler Austin at (202) 783-9267 or scholarships@nbaa.org.