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2016 Helicopter Pilot Scholarships - Applications Now Open!

For the fourth year running Helicentre Aviation Academy are seeking enthusiastic and motivated applicants for their Professional Helicopter Pilot Scholarships which will be awarded in 2016 with a combined value of almost £70,000.

If you feel you would make a suitable candidate, please register your interest and a member of the scholarships team will contact you to discuss the pre-entry criteria and invite you to visit us for an informal chat. We can help you get your career as professional helicopter pilot off to a flying start and advise you of which scholarships you might be eligible to apply for.

Helicentre Aviation Academy have already awarded training scholarships to eight helicopter pilots since 2013, and by the end of this year fifteen helicopter pilots will have received scholarship awards and benefitted from substantial financial assistance with their professional training as well as employment opportunities. You can read about our previous scholarship winners here. Applications for the 2015 schlarships are now closed, other than to existing student pilots who have their skill tests scheduled in the next two weeks. Good luck to all this year's applicants!

By completing the pre-entry requirements for a 2016 scholarship, you will be eligible to apply for that scholarship year after year if unscuccessful the first time.

The following scholarships are now open for application :

Commercial Helicopter Pilot Scholarship
Helicopter Flight Instructor Scholarship

The application deadline for all scholarships is 30th September 2016. This means you must have completed the entry requirements (i.e. met the standard requried to apply) and submitted your form by the close of business on this date. Our courses get booked up very quickly so we recommend completing your training and applying as early as possible to avoid disappointement.

Speak to our scholarships team on 0116 259 0186 for some friendly advice on how to start training to be a helicotper pilot and apply for a scholarship. You can register your interest to keep up to date with the latest developments.





2013 Statistics


12

CPL(H) Scholarship
Applications Received

3

FI(H) Scholarship
Applications Received



2014 Statistics


21

CPL(H) Scholarship
Applications Received

4

FI(H) Scholarship
Applications Received



2015 Statistics


7

CPL(H) Scholarship
Applications Received

4

FI(H) Scholarship
Applications Received



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