OBAP is dedicated to supporting minority interest and placement in aerospace careers. To date, OBAP has awarded $5.8 million in scholarships to more than 470 diverse recipients nationwide. The scholarships, made available through strengthened partnerships with key carriers and aviation-related businesses, allow award recipients to advance or pursue diverse aviation-related careers.

2020 Scholarship Application is Now Open

Visit the scholarship portal to create your profile, view available scholarships, and submit your application. An active OBAP membership required to apply.

Current Scholarships that are available:
FedEx Express 757/767 Type Rating Scholarship
FedEx Express will award a B757/767 type rating to qualified pilots who are members of the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals. The training program will include all appropriate materials. The training will be in Memphis Tennessee.
The application deadline is September 2nd, 2020.


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