OBAP is dedicated to supporting minority interests and placement in aerospace careers. To date, OBAP has awarded $5.8 million in scholarships to more than 470 diverse recipients nationwide. The scholarships, made available through strengthened partnerships with key carriers and aviation-related businesses, allow award recipients to advance or pursue diverse aviation-related careers.

OBAP also partners with other industry organizations and businesses to offer professional development opportunities. View active professional development and training opportunities. 

2021 Scholarship Application is Now Open

This year, OBAP will award 30 scholarships worth a combined $75,000 to help propel the next generation of aviation professionals toward rewarding careers. Visit the scholarship portal to create your profile, view available scholarships, and submit your application. An active OBAP membership required to apply.

The scholarship application portal will close on May 14, 2021. Award notifications will be shared by August 1, 2021. 


2021 OBAP Scholarships

You’ve got big plans for your future. An OBAP scholarship can help you reach them. With unprecedented demand for pilots, technicians, and crewmembers, now is a great time to pursue an aerospace career. The scholarships below can help you achieve your goals.

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