Bill Price Scholarship

Opportunity name: Bill Price Scholarship
Minimum qualifications: Applicants must be at least half-time, matriculated students with upper division standing, majoring in Aviation, with an overall GPA or 2.5 or above, demonstrated financial need, and a strong interest in aviation safety and human factors.
College and Department: Aviation and Technology
Number of awards and award amount: varies
Application dates: January 24th – April 7th
Major: Aviation Majors
Class level: Upper Division standing
Enrollment requirement: At least half-time students (6 units or more per semester)
Financial need: Yes
GPA requirement: 2.5 or higher

Preference given to:

  1. Higher GPAs
  2. Highest reviewer scores*
  3. Established financial need
  4. Participation in extracurricular activities
  5. Participation in department outreach
  6. Participation in tutoring and mentoring activities
*Applications are reviewed by a committee and scored based on answers provided by the applicant. Each answer is also reviewed for:
  • relevance to the question
  • spelling, grammar, and college level writing
  • creativity

Aviation and Technology
Supplemental Questions
  1. This scholarship targets students with a career goal of working within the aviation field, while being leaders and promotors of aviation safety and the importance of human factors in this field. How does this apply to you and to your career aspirations?