The Ohio Business Aviation Association (ORBAA) is offering two $2,500 Scholarship awards to assist with the educational and development costs of a future Business Aviation professional.
Captain Jason Dahl Scholarship
The Scholarship Application Portal for the 2018 Captain Jason Dahl Fund is open for your student's 2018 submissions. It can be accessed at: http://dahlfund.org/scholarship-information/
Applications will be accepted now through March 31.
For those unfamiliar with the Captain Jason Dahl Fund, here is a brief history:
- Captain Jason Dahl was at the controls of United Flight 93 on September 11, 2001.
- The Scholarship Fund was founded in 2002 by Jason’s widow, Sandy Dahl and other friends and fellow pilots, to try to bring something positive out of the tragic events of that day.
- Scholarships are available to students at any accredited 4 year college aviation program in the US.
To date we have awarded 124 scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 each, we have distributed over $245,000 in scholarships to students from 34 different Aviation programs. In 2017 we had 80 applicants from 20 schools and awarded 17 scholarships totaling $34K