SWAAAE is pleased to offer scholarships in the categories described below. Applications vary and are due either prior to our annual Airport Management Short Course (winter, January or February) or annual Summer Conference (typically hosted in July).
Airport Management Short Course Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a member of SWAAAE to attend the annual Airport Management Short Course Conference in person. This scholarship is to support airport personnel by defraying the cost associated with attendance at the conference. The scholarship varies between $500 and $2,000 and in-person conference registration is waived for scholarship recipients.
Professional Accreditation & Certification Scholarship
This scholarship (up to $2,000) is awarded to a member of SWAAAE enrolled in the AAAE Accredited Airport Executive Program, the AAAE Certified Member Program, or planning to attend an Airport Certified Employee (ACE) Program. In addition, the scholarship may be used to attend the AAAE Accreditation/Certification Academy Written Exam Review, one of the ACE Programs, or the AAAE/SWAAAE Final Interview Workshop.
Summer Conference Scholarship
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