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Regional Chamber Alliance Foundation Scholarship Opportunity

The Consortium for Public Education is pleased to announce, once again, the 2018 Regional Chamber Alliance Foundation Scholarship for graduating seniors.Regional Chamber Alliance FoundationOpen to seniors at Clairton City, East Allegheny, Elizabeth Forward, McKeesport Area, South Allegheny, Steel Valley, West Jefferson Hills, West Mifflin Area, and Woodland Hills school...

AMFA 2018 Scholarship

AMFA is committed to providing our members and those interested in the craft a means to research and secure the necessary licenses to maintain aircraft. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires these licenses to perform maintenance on aircraft and they are essential to our craft.  The main licenses are...

Ohio ACTE Scholarship Opportunity

The Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education (Ohio ACTE) is proud to offer the annual $1,000 Darrell Parks Student Scholarship. Any student enrolled in an Ohio Career and Technical Program is eligible to apply.A one-time monetary scholarship will be sent to the recipient’s program of higher education to...

Wilmesher Scholarship

In memory of John Graham III, Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA) is offering a $1,000 scholarship funded by Ms. Cynda Wilmesher.To be eligible to apply for the scholarships, students must:Be enrolled full-time in an Associate in Specialized Technology degree program at the main campus or an Aviation Maintenance...

Falcon Heavy Test Flight Launch

The most powerful heavy rocket in the world took to space this afternoon, designed and manufactured by SpaceX.The Falcon Heavy launched at 3:45PM EST, carrying a 2008 Tesla Roadster with it.Previous graduates of PIA's AMT program have gone on to work at SpaceX, demonstrating that a strong foundation in...

Career Luncheon at Boonsboro Elementary

As the need for aviation technicians grows, it's never to early to start educating students on the opportunities that are available to them.  Barbara Martin, Admissions Representative at the Hagerstown Campus, had the opportunity to do just that with 31 Boonsboro Elementary students.The Career Luncheon series, hosted by Boonsboro,...

Ribbon Cutting at PIA Youngstown Campus

Last Wednesday's expansion celebration in Youngstown was a great success! The ceremony opened up with Campus Director Joe DeRamo expressing his appreciation to the local community, government and Western Reserve Port Authority for all the support received to make the expansion happen.President and CEO, Suzanne Markle, began by recognizing...