Bob HooverThe Aerospace Museum of California Announces the Bob Hoover Scholarship

The Aerospace Museum of California announces a $10,000 scholarship to honor legendary aviator Bob Hoover. This scholarship will be awarded to one college-bound graduating senior.

Bob Hoover was a military veteran, test pilot, stunt pilot, and ambassador of aviation, and who was a friend and supporter of the Aerospace Museum of California. Hoover always encouraged students to “learn how to do it, figure it out, you are the only one who can make it happen. Don’t give up if that’s what you really wish to do.”

In the spirit of his life and career, the Aerospace Museum of California is offering this scholarship and welcomes applications from graduating high school seniors who aspire to major in a science, technology, engineering or math with emphasis in aviation or aerospace.

Eligible applicants must graduate in spring/summer 2017 from a high school located within one of the following eight counties: Sacramento, Placer, Yolo, Yuba, Sutter, Amador, San Joaquin, or El Dorado.

The 2017 application package is available online at here. Interested high schools seniors and their parents may also call (916) 564-3250 for more information.

Applications must be postmarked no later than April 3rd, 2017 and addressed to:

Aerospace Museum of California Scholarship Committee
C/O SAFE Credit Union
2295 Iron Point Road, Suite 100
Folsom, CA 95630-8765

For additional scholarship opportunities, please visit our proud sponsor – SAFE Credit Union – which recently announced its 2017 SAFE Scholarship program.

Bob Hoover