Number of scholarships to award
The National Air Transportation Foundation (NATF), the research and educational arm of the National Air Transportation Association (NATA), offers several categories of scholarships.
The Dan L. Meisinger Sr. Memorial Learn to Fly Scholarship was established in the honor and memory of Dan L. Meisinger Sr., whose career in aviation spanned 63 years. He was founder of Executive Beechcraft, headquartered in Kansas City, MO, and was twice named Beech Aircraft's Man of the Year. The purpose of this fund is to provide an annual flight training scholarship to a qualified individual.
The Dan L. Meisinger Sr. Memorial Learn to Fly Scholarship, in the amount is $2,500, is to be used for the express purpose of initial or primary flight training.
Applicants of the Dan L. Meisinger Sr. Memorial Learn to Fly Scholarship must be:
Interested students must complete an application and submit it along with the following required documents NO LATER than the last Friday in November.
All information received becomes the property of NATF, is considered confidential, and is reviewed only by the screening committee and NATF officials.