The Women in Aviation International (WAI) Land of Enchantment Chapter is dedicated to the encouragement and advancement of girls and women in all aviation and aerospace career fields and interests across the state of New Mexico.
WAI is a non-profit organization whose international membership includes pilots, astronauts, aircraft mechanics, engineers, air traffic controllers, business owners, educators, journalists, flight attendants, high school and university students, air show performers, airport managers, and many others.
We introduce young girls to aviation and aerospace career opportunities and provide support to those pursuing the profession by offering education, outreach, networking, mentoring and scholarships.
The Land of Enchantment Chapter is the first WAI chapter in New Mexico in the 30+ year history of WAI. We are excited to provide education and career opportunities to girls and young women in support of the large and ever-growing aviation and aerospace industry in our state.
There are more than 80 scholarships on WAI's website in the following categories:
Applications are due Nov 10, 2020
(You must be a WAI member by Nov 1st to apply)
We strive to encourage, empower, and educate all those whose interests involve aviation and aerospace without regard to race, ethnicity, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental abilities, or point of view. Our shared passion for aviation transcends any differences among us.
Here's your chance to help support our aviation-related education and training
through our scholarships and annual Girls in Aviation Day program.
Registered nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization; all donations are tax-deductible.