- Applicants must be students of accredited high schools who have graduated or will graduate in the current scholarship year.
- Must have at least a GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
All applications must be submitted by January 14, 2020.
How to Apply
- Application forms and instructions may be obtained from high school guidance counselors or the nearest Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. Chapter.
- Each applicant must submit a two page essay containing: a biographical sketch, educational aspirations, career goals, and an explanation of why financial aid is essential.
- The applicant must include a single page essay entitled “The Tuskegee Airmen” which reflects an overview of their history. Essays must be typed, double-spaced with 1-inch margins on 8.5″ x 11″ paper.
- To validate the financial status of the applicant, a copy of the parent(s)’ latest IRS Form 1040 through adjusted gross income line must be included in application package.
The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.
Paper Application Available
About Tuskegee Airmen, Incorporated
Tuskegee Airmen, Incorporated™ is a unique organization dedicated to the preservation of the history of African-American Veterans whose service during World War II demonstrated to America that the criteria for responsible citizenship are character and achievement rather than ethnic origin. Although incorporated in Washington, D.C., the organization consists of many chapters, a National Museum at the Coleman Young International Airport Detroit, MI and the Tuskegee Airmen Scholarship Foundation, located in Los Angeles, CA.