Application Deadline
Oct. 13, 2017
Target Candidate
Current and aspiring schedulers and dispatchers
Award Amount
Various. Review the training options below.
Notification/Award Period
Announced at annual NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference
Other Requirements
Must be at least 18 years old, submit

  • application,

  • essay,

  • resume and

  • two signed letters of recommendation


Scholarship recipients must complete all professional/educational training by March 2019.

The NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Committee is dedicated to promoting education and training as a means for business aviation schedulers and dispatchers to enhance their careers. To support this position, NBAA offers current and aspiring schedulers and dispatchers the opportunity to receive training awards donated by the following education and training providers:

  • Academy College
  • Airline Dispatch Federation in conjunction with Flamingo Air Schools
  • Beyond and Above Corporate Flight Attendant Training
  • CornerStone Strategies LLC
  • Corporate Aviation Solutions
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • GA Food Safety Professionals
  • Jeppesen
  • King Schools, Inc.
  • Medaire, Inc.
  • NBAA Air Traffic Services
  • ServiceElements International, Inc.
  • UnitedHealthcare Global
  • Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc.

Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarship awards will be redeemable under the conditions established by NBAA and its donors. Applicants are limited to receiving one award per person every other year. For example, recipients of the 2018 scholarship are not eligible to apply for the 2019 awards, but they will be eligible to apply again in subsequent years.

Recipients also are responsible for costs associated with the scholarship, such as travel and lodging expenses, unless otherwise noted.

See application for full details and award descriptions.

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