Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarship

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The deadline for the 2014 Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarship has passed. The application for the 2015 scholarship will be available online by summer 2014.

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:

  • Airline Dispatchers Federation
  • Beyond and Above Corporate Flight Attendant Training
  • CAE
  • CornerStone Strategies LLC
  • Corporate Flight Attendant Training by Susan C. Friedenberg
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Fireside Partners
  • FlightSafety International
  • Frontier/Medex
  • GA Food Safety Professionals
  • Jeppesen
  • MedAire, Inc.
  • NBAA Air Traffic Services
  • TransCon Aviation
  • Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc.

Scholarship recipients will be announced at the 25th NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference, to be held from Jan. 14 to 17, 2014, in New Orleans, LA. Schedulers & Dispatchers Training Scholarship 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 2013 scholarship are not eligible to apply for the 2014 awards, but they will be eligible to apply again in subsequent years.

Scholarship recipients must complete all professional/educational training by March 2015, unless otherwise noted, or risk forfeit of the award. Recipients also are responsible for costs associated with the scholarship, such as travel and lodging expenses, unless otherwise noted.

Completed application package, which includes signed application form, one essay, one resume and two letters of recommendation, must be received by NBAA no later than 5 p.m. ET on Sept. 27, 2013, to be considered for the scholarship. All applicants will be notified of award outcomes by Nov. 29, 2013. See application for full details and award descriptions.

Direct all questions about this application to NBAA at (202) 783-9250 or [email protected].