FedEx Express 757/767 Type Rating Scholarship

FedEx Express will award a B757/767 type rating to (2) qualified pilots who are members of the Organization of Black Aerospace Professional.  The training program will include all appropriate materials.  The training will be in Memphis Tennessee. Qualified candidates who meet the minimum requirements, as listed below, are invited to submit a formal application no later than July 21, 2017 in order to be considered for the FedEx Express 757/767 Type Rating Scholarship.

The scholarships are valued at $25,000 each. 

A candidate's early withdrawal from the course or failure to secure the type rating does not obligate FedEx to offer any remedial training or another opportunity to attend the course.  The type rating is limited to the named recipient and is non-transferable.  There is no cash equivalent for the type rating program.

Please read the full list of requirements within the Application Process below. Once you have all required information and attachments, please click here to download a pdf version of the scholarship application. Please send all documents in a single email to obapscholarships@obap.org. Please Note: All requirements, like Letters of Recommendations and Essays, should be secured and in electronic format to attach to your scholarship application.

Click here to download the Enrollment Verification Form that must be completed by an advisor or faculty member and submitted along with this application.

Application Process