Available Scholarships

Earn your degree or a new rating!

New England Section Member Scholarship

Open to any member of the three chapters of the New England Section who has been a continuous member for two years. Scholarship is for $2,000. Deadline January 31st.

Contact the Scholarship chair Martha Dunbar

Eastern New England Chapter

$2,000 The ENE Honorary Scholarship
Open to women and men who have soloed and are residents of or studying in New England.

$2,000 The William Bridge Scholarship
Open to a woman working towards an advanced rating who is a resident of or is studying in New England.

$2,000 The Jeanne Ohnemus/Cynthia Hurvitz Scholarship

Open to a woman who has at least soloed and who is a resident of or is studying in New England.

The deadline December 15th. For more information contact Julie Marron, Scholarship Committee Chair.


The Connecticut Chapter $1000 Scholarship Opportunity

Criteria: Female who has been a member of the CT Chapter of the 99s for at least six months, holds at least a Student Pilot certificate and  a current class III medical certificate. 

Requirements:  Application form, Personal Statement, Letters of recommendation. 

Deadline: March 1

For more information or to request an application, contact CT Chapter Scholarship Committee Chair: Stella Ross



Visit Nintey-Nines AE Scholarship for application packages and application process details.

– Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarships for licensed pilot members to advance in training and education in aviation and aerospace, including scholarships to complete additional pilot certificates and ratings, jet type ratings, college degrees, technical training and an Emergency Maneuver Training Scholarship established in memory of 99 member Vicki Cruse.

– Research Scholar Grants to add to the world’s knowledge of women in aviation and aerospace.

– FIRST WINGS AWARD For brand new Student Pilot members with stepped funding toward completion of the recreational pilot, sport pilot, or private pilot certificate. The Fly Now Scholarship is awarded twice a year – spring and fall. Visit www.ninety-nines.org for more details and deadlines.