NARA Awards $36,000 in Aviation Studies Scholarships

 - April 10, 2018, 9:34 AM

The National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA) Business Aviation Scholarship program awarded $36,000 to 12 college students seeking business aviation careers. The program, which is providing $3,000 individual scholarships, was founded to assist full-time graduate and undergraduate students majoring in corporate aviation management, aerodynamics, aircraft systems, aviation safety, finance, business marketing, economics, and other studies that relate to aviation business and management.

This year’s winners are Matthew Aniello, a senior at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Tech; Tanya Baham, junior at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU); Patrick Ekhlas, senior at Auburn University; Robin Frey, master's student at ERAU; John Girouard, master's student at ERAU; Justin Guth, master's student at ERAU; Faisal Khalifa, master's student at ERAU; Ivan Kut, senior at ERAU; Dennis Mugenyi, senior at the University of North Texas; Hemant Saria, senior at ERAU; Sheppard Stutts, senior at Louisiana Tech University; and Benjamin Uribe, a junior at ERAU.

"These twelve deserving students and their NARA Business Aviation Scholarships are testament to the conviction of our members in the future vibrancy of our industry," said NARA Scholarship Committee chairman Tony Kioussis, president of Asset Insight.