Become a Pilot
Land a Scholarship
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity if you are graduating from Johnston County Public School this year and you dream of starting a career as a commercial pilot.
The Blue Line Aviation Fly Right Scholarship will be awarded to one local student
Awarded to the 2nd - 5th student applicants to apply toward the Career Pilot Program
Awarded to 6th - 10th place candidates for the Career Pilot Program
Blue Line Aviation's Fly Right Scholarship is a $100,000 flight training scholarship that will be awarded this school year to a Johnston County Public School graduate. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who soars above and beyond to do what's right, who has a high level of personal ethics and character, and who positively contributes to the world around them, as nominated by their teachers and peers and approved by an impartial panel.
The top applicant will be awarded a $100,000 scholarship, 2nd-5th place applicants will each receive $15,000 off the Career Pilot Program, and 6th-10th place applicants will receive $7,500 off the Career Pilot Program at Blue Line Aviation.
Applications for the Fly Right Scholarship are being accepted until 11:59 PM on May 31st.
Click the link above to apply!
Frequently Asked Questions
When will the Fly Right Scholarship be awarded?
How long does it take to apply?
The application process involves multiple steps. You can begin the application starting on April 1, 2023 by visiting this page. The initial application involves submitting information about yourself, as well as reference letters and a short essay. After your initial application, you will receive a link to complete the Predictive Index Behavioral and Cognitive Assessments.
What are the criteria for the student selected?
The scholarship will be awarded to a Johnston County Public School student or graduate who soars above and beyond to do what's right, who has a high level of personal ethics and character, and who positively contributes to their world around them, as nominated by their teachers and peers and approved by an impartial panel.
To be eligible, applicants must be able to obtain a 1st class FAA Medical, must read, write, and understand the english language, and be 18 years of age by 7/1/2023.
Race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, religion, nationality, and socioeconomic status will not be considered.
Where can I use the Fly Right Scholarship?
You can use the Fly Right Scholarship to attend the Career Pilot Program at Blue Line Aviation in Smithfield, NC.
The top applicant will be awarded a $100,000 scholarship to use at Blue Line Aviation, 2nd-5th place applicants will each will receive $15,000 off the Career Pilot Program at Blue Line Aviation, and 6th-10th place applicants will receive $7,500 off the Career Pilot Program at Blue Line Aviation.
Can I still attend Blue Line Aviation's program if I don't get selected for the Fly Right Scholarship?
Of course! If you are not selected for the Fly Right Scholarship, you can attend Blue Line Aviation by applying for the Career Pilot Program. Just submit your information to speak to a Training Advisor to get started!
As Blue Line’s Sales Manager, Josh and his team of student advisors are your guide to beginning your journey into the world of aviation. Regardless of your background, they will assist you in charting a course to achieving your aviation dreams.