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Flying Scholarship

2025 Flying Scholarship

Following on from the success of last years flying scholarship, ACS Aviation has announced they will be running the scholarship for a sixth year in 2025, adding to the schools well-established and highly successful Flight Instructor Sponsorship scheme. The majority of UK Airlines are actively recruiting where over 15000 openings for airline and commercial pilots are projected each year, on average, over the next decade. There is no better time to commence training towards becoming a commercial airline pilot! This scholarship opportunity is supported by Bose Aviation!

The winners of the ACS Aviation scholarship will receive 10 hours of flight training in the brand new Tecnam P-Mentor aircraft, towards a Private Pilots Licence in a supervised environment within a consolidated period, 12 months membership and a Bose A30 Aviation Headset. ACS Aviation will grant scholarships with the aim of supporting individuals who might otherwise not have the necessary resources to gain flying experience and ultimately achieve their Private Pilots Licence (PPL).
ACS Aviation will award two Flying Scholarships worth over £5000 each which will cover all aspects of training up to licence issue for a candidate who is prepared to dedicate a part of the summer to training towards a Private Pilots Licence (PPL). Providing 10 hours of flying training, these scholarships can take a candidate with little or no experience to flying an aircraft solo during a consolidated period in the summer of 2025. The scholarship will allow students to progress onto a variety of professional roles within the aviation industry such as commercial airline pilot.

We are thrilled to be running the scholarship awards for a 6th consecutive year! These help young men and woman take important steps toward reaching their aviation goals, A special thanks also to our training partners and sponsors for supporting us with Scotland's Pilot Careers and Flight Training Seminar - 2025

Louise Ewart, Director of ACS Aviation

Scotland's Pilot Careers and Flight Training Seminar - 2025

Who should attend?

  • ACS Aviation Scholarship Applicants
  • Those wishing to speak with TUI and Loganair
  • Anyone interested in a career in aviation
  • Military Pilots or Ex-Military Pilots
  • Those who are completing professional training
  • Cadets interested to learn more about APS/MCC/JOC
  • Those considering an exciting career change

How to Apply and Entry Requirements

  • Tell us in under 300 words why you should be awarded the scholarship with ACS Aviation 
  • Applicants should then post their favourite aviation video or picture on social media and tag @acsflighttraining and use the hashtag #learntoflyacs
  • Deadline for submission of application is Friday 14th March 2025.
  • Applicants must have the right to live and / or work in the United Kingdom. 
  • Applicants must be at least 17 years old on Friday 14th March 2025
  • Applicants must be available for training between 1st April - 31st August 2025
  • Applicants must attend the 2025 careers seminar as the awards will be announced at this event.

What happens next?

Scholarships will be offered to applicants who demonstrate a passion for aviation and learning to fly with ACS Aviation. We are also looking for great videos or pictures that can attract a large response on social media.

Scholarship Applications are now closed for 2024.
The Application Process for 2025 will open soon!

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ACS Aviation Ltd,
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Perth Airport, Scone,
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