National Flight Academy Ambition Experience 2020
The VAW/VRC Foundation's mission and vision include inspiring future generations to ensure the prosperity and success of the VAW/VRC Community. As such, the VAW/VRC Foundation is pleased to announce a
scholarship aimed at youth that will inspire a career in Naval Aviation. The scholarship will award the opportunity to attend a 6-day deployment to the National Flight Academy Ambition experience in Pensacola, FL. Ambition is an immersive learning adventure, set in the world's largest simulated aircraft carrier. This is an experience for 7-12th graders that inspires interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
Participants live for six days in a multi-story, 102,000 square-foot facility experiencing theme-park style thrills surrounded by advanced technology, flight simulators, and virtual reality games that ignite imagination and encourage learning.
The VAW/VRC Foundation's scholarship includes the registration fee (lodging and meals) and round trip airfare to Pensacola, FL. This scholarship opportunity is open to interested 7-12th graders who are children or grandchildren of those who have served or are currently serving in the VAW/VRC community. Two people will chosen at random from those that apply. Application is open from 15 January - 6 March 2020.
More information on the Ambition experience can be found at
Application will close on 6 March and those who have been selected will be notified by 13 March.
Please click on the link to fill out an application. Scholarship winners will be notified by 13 March 2020.
Available Class Dates:
. May 31 - June 5
. June 14-19
. June 28-July 3
. July 5-10
. July 12-17
. July 19-24
. August 2-7
To complete the application on the first page title Your Details enter the parent or guardian sponsor information.
On the second page you will enter student's information.