Eleven students will be selected to receive a $5,000 scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year. Although most of the application can be completed online, official transcripts must be mailed in separately. Once you create a scholarship application account, you will be able to log in and save your work until you hit the submit button. Your references must submit their letters electronically so you are strongly encouraged to create an account early.
Completed applications will be reviewed by a judging committee. The committee will review and select applicants based on such criteria as: Essays or video, academic achievement, letters of recommendation, leadership and extracurricular activities. Extracurricular activities would include school and community involvement, volunteer work and work experience.
A) Applicants must have his/her own account and be a member in good standing with American Airlines Credit Union.
B) Applicants must either be a graduating high school senior or a current college student with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.
C) Applicants must be enrolled full-time in college,university or trade school in fall 2019.
D) Applicants must not be a previous winner of any American Airlines Credit Union Scholarship.