Thank you to everyone who applied. The application process closed atÂ midnight February 28, 2016 PST. Winners will be announced no later than April 15, 2016.Â
Lady pilots, it’s time to apply for the 2016 Ladies Love Taildraggers’ scholarships!
Never flown a taildragger? Apply for the “Tailwheel Endorsement Scholarship“.
Love flying taildraggers but want to sharpen your skills? Apply for the “Stick & Rudder Master Class Scholarship“.
2016 is going to be a great year for two deserving ladies. Why not YOU?!!
Online applications are due by midnight February 28, 2016 and the winners will be announced no later than April 15, 2016.Â Winning applicants must complete flight instruction by September 30, 2016.
Scholarship #1 Tailwheel Endorsement. Are you a female nose-wheel pilot who would love to earn your tailwheel endorsement?Â Hereâ€™s your chance to win a free endorsement with Brian Lansburgh at Sisters Airport in Oregon including paid expenses to get you to Oregon and back home again!
Scholarship #2 Stick & Rudder Master Class. Maybe you’re a LadiesLoveTaildraggers member or a current female tailwheel pilot who would love to hone your flying skills? Win this fun flying class and become the proficient pilot you know you can be. Also includes paid expenses to and from Oregon!
About the Scholarships
Scholarships are valued atÂ up to $1995 each including Brian’s donation of the Tailwheel Endorsement.
Requirements for applicants:
Many California, Oregon, Washington and Idaho students simply drive to Sisters, which sits on Highway 20 just 18 miles northwest of Bend, Oregon. Those from more distant parts of the U.S. find it convenient to fly into Redmond (KRDM), rent a car and drive the short distance to Sisters.
Accommodations TBD. One option includes theÂ Best Western Ponderosa LodgeÂ at 505 U.S. 20, Sisters, Oregon, a favorite of pilots flying into Sisters Airport. When it comes to dining, there are several great places to dine in Sisters.
The following links direct you to the on-line applications. Please verify you have accessed the correct form before submitting.
It is recommended you review the application in its entirety, gather any information required and set aside time to fill in all the blanks.