Thursday, August 14, 2014

10544389_620424484740344_681844507272360In celebration of the Whirly-Girls Diamond Anniversary, the organization is offering the largest amount of scholarships in both volume and value (more than $100,000) in their 60 year history. The scholarship offerings include 12 different opportunities for Whirly-Girls to grow professionally, as well as an add-on scholarship for a pilot who doesn't yet fly helicopters.

For more information regarding scholarship specifics, the application process, and to download application forms, visit The application deadline is October 15, and applicants must be active members of Whirly-Girls with dues paid for 2014 (with the exception of the add-on scholarship).

Questions? Contact Charlotte Hidebrand, VP scholarships at or scholarship directors Alison Husain ( and Colleen Chen (

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