Epic Announces 6th Annual Aviation Scholarships: Four Students to Receive a Total of $65,000

6th Annual Aviation Scholarship

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April 11, 2021

New Smyrna Beach, FL — Epic Flight Academy is proud to announce its 6th Annual Aviation Scholarship event. The flight school invites U.S. high school juniors and seniors to apply for 4 scholarships totaling $65,000. Applications are due by October 1, 2021. November 6, 2021 is the date of the award ceremony.

Epic will award two flight training scholarships: $20,000 and $5,000. They will also award two aircraft mechanic training scholarships in the amount of $20,000 each. This is the largest scholarship award Epic has offered to date. Previously, Epic has awarded more than $145,000 to 11 high school students. Epic launched the scholarship in 2016.

“We are excited to expand the scholarship this year,” said Cindy Lovell, Director of Education. “Each year, students submit impressive applications from around the country. Therefore, we decided to increase the number of scholarships.”

CEO Danny Perna agreed. “We provide scholarships for pilot training and aircraft mechanic training. Aviation careers are on the rise, so scholarships like these are important.”

Epic’s annual fishing tournament and corporate sponsors also provide support for the annual scholarship program.