FedEx Purple Runway Aviation Scholarship

The FedEx Purple Runway Scholarship recipients are selected in the spring semester for the following academic year. Graduating seniors are NOT eligible.

These scholarships go towards paying flight fees for aircraft Flight Instructor Ratings—single or combination:
-Certified Flight Instructor (CFI)
-CFI-Instrument (CFII)
-Multi-Engine Flight Instructor (MEI)

Consideration for this scholarship will be given to Indiana State University students who meet the following criteria:
-Must hold FAA Private Pilot’s license or greater
-Must have a personal recommendation from a current ISU Faculty member
-Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident
-Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5
-Must be enrolled on campus, full-time
*Community service, extra-curricular activities may be considered
*Preference will be given to women, minority students, and those with demonstrated financial need

Award
$5,000
Deadline
03/01/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. The minimum certificate required for this scholarship is a Private Pilot Certificate. Also mark all of the below that you hold:
  2. Please upload a copy of the highest rated certificate you hold.
  3. Please upload a copy of your current resume that include your community service and extracurricular activities.
  4. Please provide the name and e-mail address of an ISU Faculty member who will submit a letter of reference on your behalf.