EAA Chapter 1218

Willow Springs, MO

Ray Aviation Scholarship

EAA Ray Aviation ScholarshipThrough the generous support of the Ray Foundation, EAA provides up to $10,000 to deserving youths for their flight training expenses, totaling nearly $1,200,000 in scholarships annually.

The program is supported by more than 100 EAA chapters, and supports close to 120 scholars.  

Each year, our chapter supports one scholar, between the ages of 16 and 19, in the form funding and mentorship to help him or her earn their pilot certificate.




David Hines has been selected as an EAA Ray Aviation Foundation Scholar for 2021. 

David was presented with his scholarship at the EAA Chapter 1218 Fly-In, Camp-out event in June.