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The 2019 scholarship application deadline is fast approaching and we do not want you to miss out! Application forms need to be submitted by the 31st of December 2018 either in person or by mail. You do not need to have started flying to submit an application but you must complete your PPL(H) by the 30th of September 2019 to complete your application and be eligibile to go through our selection process. If you have not yet begun your…
Today was our final day of scholarship interviews for the 2018 selection process. We have interviewed over 20 applicants for the first stage of this year’s scholarship selection process and the quality of applicants has been nothing short of impressive. The first interview is fairly informative but all applicants prepared thoroughly and we are now looking forward to the next round. The second stage of the selection process is a 15 minute presentation on a topic of the applicants…
Helicentre Aviation Academy has allocated a further £75,000 in part-funded scholarship awards to its already generous 2018 Professional Helicopter Pilot Scholarship Programme. In the last five years the company has invested over £500,000 into training scholarships which have been awarded to pilots training at the Academy in a effort to meet the company’s ongoing requirement for Flight Instructors and Line Pilots. The awards have provided stand-out individuals with full or part-funding to obtain a professional licence with immediate work…
We have begun interviewing our 2018 CPL(H) Scholarship applicants at our Leicester facilities! The quality of candidates coming through our selection process is once again extremely high. All of our applicants have compelted their PPL(H) flight training here at Helicentre Avaition and we have gotten to know every signle one of them during that time.  The first stage is an interview where our applicants sit down with the panel and their application form and begin with a fairly informal…
The UK has recently been suffering from some poor weather which has caused delays to flight training for some students. As a result, Helicentre Avaition has decided to extend the deadline for scholarship applicants to complete their training by two weeks. The new deadline is Monday the 15th of October 2018. Interviews for the scholarship will begin on the 16th of October and this will remain unchanged with this deadline extension. We are very excited to begin the scholarship…
The deadline might still be several months away, but we recommend getting the applciation form for the 2019 scholarship filled out as early as possible so that you avoid dissappointment of missing the deadline. The application form can be filled out and handed in at anytime whether it be for our UK or US scholarship. Once you have submitted your application form to us, we will hold onto it as you finish your PPL(H) training by the applicable deadline.…
We are pleased to announce that applications for the 2019 UK EASA Scholarship Programme are now open! For the seventh year in a row, Helicentre Aviation is offering life changing scholarships to prospective applicants with two awards, one for commercial pilot training and the second for the flight instructor course. Over the past six years, we have had great success through the scholarship programme with our winners going on to work as instructors and commercial pilots after having their…
After the recent launch of the US FAA Scholarship program in the US, Helicentre Aviation has also announced it will be relaunching the UK EASA Scholarships for 2019. Application forms have now been released on the website and are separated under the relevant tab depending on which scholarship you are looking to apply for. It is important that you check which form you have downloaded as this could affect whether your application is accepted. Every year, we receive applications…
We are very excited to announce the launch of our first US FAA Scholarship for 2019 which extends our scholarship program even further than ever before.  Leading UK helicopter training organisation Helicentre Aviation Academy has announced it will be bringing it’s Professional Helicopter Pilot Scholarship Program to the United States. As the company moves into it’s seventh year offering training scholarships, they are now offering another life-changing opportunity to help budding pilots fast-track their way onto the career ladder.…
Our 2019 Scholarship Progamme is almost ready to launch. We believe this will be the biggest and most valuable Scholarship Programme we have ever run as we have some exciting new developments which we will be announcing soon. Watch this space and we will give you more details as the information unfolds! If you can't wait, and would like to talk to us about applying for the 2019 Scholarship, please contact us on 0116 259 0186 and our team…