Pilot scholarships on offer

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Have you ever wanted your commercial pilot’s licence but couldn’t afford it? Well you could be one step closer as six scholarships are now on offer in Australia to help assist pilots progress towards their commercial or airline transport licence.

The Honourable Company of Air Pilots together with industry partners are offering the scholarships to cover examination fees, certification or helicopter underwater escape training (HUET).

Established in 1929 and based out of London, the Company is offering the scholarships to help foster ‘sound education and training of air pilots from the initial training of the young pilot to the specialist training of the more mature’ and to ensure aircraft are piloted by ‘individuals who are highly competent, self-reliant, dependable and respected.’

The scholarships available are:

  • Two scholarships with Assessment Services Limited. One will cover the CASA/ASL examination fees for the complete set of CPL Examinations. The second will cover the CASA/ASL examination fees for the complete set of ATPL examinations.
  • Two scholarships with Aerowasp Helicopters towards Certificate IV in Aviation to the value of $1200 and $1500 each.
  • Two scholarships with CareFlight (QLD) Ltd. for Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET) at Sydney or Melbourne.

Applications close on 15 July 2015 with full details available on the Honourable Company’s website.


  1. Dear All
    My Name is Eba Fekadu Beyene ,i am from Ethiopia east Africa,i am grade 12 students and 17 year old ,in good health and physical appearance from low income family ,i want to be a pilot, please could i will get admissions and scholarship for pilot training in your acadamy.Looking forward to hearing from you soon
    kind regards
    Eba Fekadu Beyene
    Addis Ababa
    p.o.box 7258

  2. My name is Okyere Kingsley,I am a ghanaian from,Ghana a country in the Western part of Africa.I am in high school three. I am seventeen years old .Since my childhood I have had the passion and desire yo become a pilot but when I grew up to now, I realized that it won’t be possible due to the inadequate fund at home. Actually am very fit,strong and knowledgeable.Please help me with a scholarship to achieve my career to help me improve on the living standard of my family,society,my country and the world as a whole.
    I hope to hear from you soon please .


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