OKLAHOMA CITY — The Ninety-Nines and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) will award a $3,000 Karen Johnson Solo Scholarship to a young woman (age 16-20 at any time during the 2016 calendar year) who wants to learn to fly.
In addition, the winner will receive a King School flight training course to prepare for the written exam and check ride.
The scholarship will be awarded during the WomenVenture activities at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh on July 27, 2016.
The deadline for applications is July 1, 2016.
The scholarship honors the memory of Karen Johnson, the Ventura County 99s Chapter Chair who perished in 2013 while flying frost control in Delano, California.