United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) - Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
06/17/22 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Grants to USA flight schools, government agencies, IHEs, and secondary schools for programs to develop the workforce within the aviation industry. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding is intended to support proposals that generate interest and prepare students to become aircraft pilots, aerospace engineers, or unmanned aircraft systems operators.
The aviation workforce development grants for aircraft pilots support proposals that generate interest and prepare students to become aircraft pilots, aerospace engineers, or unmanned aircraft systems operators. These grants can also be used to support the professional development of teachers delivering eligible aviation curriculum.
Only projects that fall into one or both of the following categories will be eligible for award:
Note: The proposed project may utilize an applicant’s existing training curriculum as well, provided that such curriculum is consistent with the eligibility requirements listed here.
Congress also directed the FAA to ensure that the applications selected for projects established under this program allow for participation from a diverse collection of public and private schools in rural, suburban, and urban areas.
GrantWatch ID#: 203260
Expected Number of Awards: 10
The FAA may award between $25,000 and $500,000 (the ceiling established by legislation) for any one grant in any one fiscal year.
Awards will be made for a project period of 12 months.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
If you have further questions, send them to Cynthia Nelson, Grant Program Analyst, AWD-Grants@faa.gov.
U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Aviation Administration
800 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20591
Attn: NextGen Grants Management Branch (ANG-A19)
NextGen Management Services (ANG-A)
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