Each year the Santa Rosa chapter of the Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots awards a scholarship to a local woman pilot. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide funds to be used for a specific rating or certificate in flight training and/or continuing education to further the recipient's pursuit of a career in aviation.
Eligibility - Any woman pilot holding at least a current private license a current medical and a current flight review is eligible. - Applicant should be planning a career in any area of aviation with flight training or education in mind. - Applicant must reside within 150 miles of Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa CA. - Applicant must be eligible for the rating being applied for (i.e.: number of flight hours required ratings required medical required) and have completed written requirements for the rating before scholarship funds are dispersed. - The applicant must be at least 17 years old. - The applicant may be a member of the Ninety-Nines and may be a member of the Santa Rosa Chapter but it is not required. - Previous Santa Rosa Ninety-Nine aviation scholarship recipients are not eligible.