Captain Rick and Dick Lane Memorial Scholarship

Opportunity name: Captain Rick and Dick Lane Memorial Scholarship
Minimum qualifications: A minimum of $1000 scholarship for an aviation student who intends to become a pilot and is in good academic standing with financial need.
College and Department: Aviation and Technology
Number of awards and award amount: 1 award, amount varies
Application dates: January 24th – April 7th
Major: Aviation Majors
Class level: Junior year standing
Enrollment requirement: At least half-time students (6 units or more per semester).
Financial need: Yes
GPA requirement: 2.5 GPA 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. Preference given to students in the Professional Flight option
*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. Describe your current flight training milestones and future plans and dreams to become a professional pilot. Also address how this scholarship will have an impact on those.