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2015 Scholarship Winners

Aero Femme Scholarship
Cassie Campbell, Texas
Jennifer Frame, Alaska

Airbus A320 Type Rating Certificate Scholarships
Leslie Treppa, Illinois
Diana Higbee, Hawaii

Airbus Leadership Grant
Jenny Chabrian, Florida

Airline Career Training, LLC - FAA Certified Aircraft Dispatcher Class Scholarship
Donna Allbee, Florida

Aircraft Dispatcher Certification Course
Judith Pavlik, Ohio

Alaska Airlines Scholarship
Janet (Jenny) McCartney, Georgia

American Airlines/Envoy Engineering Scholarship
Elizabeth Worsham, Florida

American Airlines Aircraft Maintenance Technician Scholarship
Marie Beunaiche, California

Anne Bridge Baddour Aviation Scholarship
Julia Hamlin, Illinois

AOPA Student Pilot Scholarship
Samantha Reed, Virginia

ATP General Aviation Maintenance Scholarship
Tiffany Stephansen, Florida

Beyond and Above Corporate Flight Attendant Training
Jamie Gibson, Maryland
Felicity Cashman, New York

Boeing 737-NG Type Rating Certificate Scholarship
Laura Assia, Maryland
Amy Dunn, Virgin Islands

The Boeing Company Career Enhancement Scholarship
Anna Romer, Georgia
Elizabeth Worsham, Florida

Bombardier LR45 Type Maintenance Scholarship
Adeeba Ghazal, Pakistan

Bombardier Aircraft Training Learjet 45 Type Rating Scholarship
Andrea Iverson, California

Bunny M. Connors Memorial Scholarship
Thao Nguyen, California

CAE Citation Corporate Aircraft Training Scholarship
Sidney-Anne Elliott Corn, North Carolina

Christine Reed Memorial Flight Scholarship
Julia N. Hoylman, New Jersey

Cochise Community College Sponsored by Northop Grumman Flight Training Scholarship
Magdalen Kirscher, Idaho

Dare to Dream Scholarship
Manuela Cortes, Florida
Adriana Barragan, Kansas

Dassault Falcon Scholarship
Lindsey Dreiling, Salina KS

Delta Air Lines Aviation Maintenance Management/Aviation Business Management Scholarship
Hannah M. Burress, Ohio
Yun Kerysa Deng, Indiana

Delta Air Lines Boeing 757/767 Type Rating Certificate Scholarships
Sheila Dill, Ohio
Fatima Shafi, New York

Delta Air Lines Engineering Scholarships
Nathalie E. Quintero, Florida

Delta Air Lines Engine Maintenance Internship
Carly J. Stelljes, Pennsylvania

Diane Endres Ballweg Scholarship
Rose Dorcey, Wisconsin

Disabled Pilot International Scholarship
Jill N. McAlister, California

Elisha Hall Memorial Scholarship
Caitlin Lyons, Kentucky

FedEx Express JT8D Engine
Sporty's Pilot Shop

HAI/WAI Initial Helicopter Scholarship
Mary Schott, Texas

Horizon Air Scholarship
Emma Beebe, Nevada

ISA+21 ATP/CFI-Multi Scholarship
Lenka Kubina, Utah

ISA+21 B-737 Type Rating
Kimberly Osborn, Colorado
Jennifer Johnson, Texas
Tanya Kletke, Canada
Connie Nicholson, Arizona

Janet Clark Memorial Scholarship
Hannah Burright, Arizona

Jeppesen Flight Training Scholarship
Kisha Makerney, Oklahoma
Deidre Payette, California

Keep Flying Scholarship
Janet (Jenny) McCartney, Georgia
Leah Hiebert, Montana

The Kelsey A. Meyer Memorial Scholarship
Twila Contreras, Oregon

Lt. Valerie Cappalaere Delaney Memorial Scholarship
Ashley Taylor, Idaho

Mission Discovery Scholarship
Alyssa Jhones, Colorado

Pratt & Whitney Maintenance Scholarship
Terrisha Bullock, Georgia
Kaley Cashner, Arizona
Lina Kolak, Jordan
Monica Miller, Washington
Kristin Thackeray, Canada
Laura Williams, Michigan

Republic Airways "Nothing But Blue Skies" A&P Aircraft Technician Scholarship
Kimberly C. Clark, Michigan

Republic Airways "Nothing But Blue Skies" Aviator Scholarship
Shelby King, Arizona

Ride the Sun Scholarship
Miyukiko Kostelny, Texas

R-W Foundation Scholarship
Amelia Preis, Missouri

Signature Flight Support Corporation Scholarship
Erin Kotlarczyk, Illinois

Southwest Airlines Boeing 737NG Type Rating Scholarship
Lauren Ginn, Colorado
Natasha Hussain, Texas
Jennifer Wise, Arizona
Fallon Winslow, California

Southwest Airlines Maintenance Training
Anson Flavien, Massachusetts

Sporty's Foundation Flight Trianing Scholarship for Small-Aircraft Maintenance Technician
Brandi Flinn, Michigan

Ted Mallory Memorial Scholarship
Amelia Preis, Missouri

Thrush Aircraft Agricultural Aviation Scholarship
Batelle Rachmian, Maryland

Tools for Aircraft Maintenance (TAM) Scholarship
Laura Williams, Michigan

United Airlines Pilot Scholarship
Hannah McFarland, North Carolina
Daily Davies, Virginia

UPS ATP Scholarship
Crystal Harris, Texas

Universal Weather & Aviation FAA-certified Dispatcher Training Scholarship
Lanis Thate-Hembree, Kansas

Virginia Volk Memorial Scholarship
Ashley Taylor, Idaho
April Erhardt, Alaska

WAI Achievement Award
Helen Hagg, Michigan
Hannah Burright, Arizona

WAI Enthusiasm Award
Haley Pankratz, Wisconsin

WAI Management Scholarship
Laura Laster, Texas

WAI Mile High Chapter Empowerment Scholarship
Brenda Weilnau, Colorado
Tiffany Albert, Nevada

WAI-Oshkosh Chapter Spirit of Flight Scholarship
Tiffany Brown, Kansas

WAI Sponsor Award
Sarah Cuendet, Missouri

Yukiko Howell Memorial S.T.E.M. Scholarship
Crystal Sommer, Canada

Wings Over 35
Christie Adams, Colorado

Women in Corporate Aviation Career Scholarship
Amy Jo George, Kentucky

Women Military Aviators Dream of Flight Scholarship
Mikasha Dye, Nebraska

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