The Florida Airports Council (FAC) is an association of over 100 publicly owned and operated airports and nearly 250 corporations that support the aviation industry in Florida. FAC provides industry input into decisions affecting airports through communications with local, state, and federal leaders.
Aviation is a vital part of Florida's economy and airports contribute over $144 billion annually to the state's economy. Realizing the necessity to attract the best future aviation professionals to Florida, FAC established its Educational Foundation in 1990 to:
Further the professionalism of FAC members so they may better perform their duties and responsibilities;
Financially assist students pursuing degrees in aviation
Since 1990, FAC has awarded $341,100 to 156 students.
2016-2017 Scholarship Recipients
Jamarick Burrel, Lynn University
Juan Lopez, Florida Institute of Technology
- Shahieda Ramajan, Florida Institute of Technology
Esteban Loera, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Marie Serret, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
- Lonnie Marts, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Gary Campbell, Everglades
- Maite Moscoso, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
THE 2018 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PERIOD IS NOW OPEN ! Click here for additional information.
To apply for the Scholarship download the Scholarship Application (click here to download the application) and send it by email to email@example.com (emailed applications will receive a response indicating receipt. If a student does not receive such response, they should resend or confirm by calling at 407-745-4161).
For more information on the FAC Education Foundation contact:
Florida Airports Council
5802 Hoffner Avenue, Suite 708
Orlando, FL 32822
Ph: (407) 745-4161
Fax: (407) 745-4407