The Honourable Company of Air Pilots incorporating Air Navigators, Australian Region




Flight Experience Scholarship Program


The Honourable Company of Air Pilots and Flight Experience are pleased to announce a joint initiative to offer our “Pilots of Tomorrow” scholarship program. The program is open to high school students interested in a career as an airline pilot.

The aviation industry is experiencing extraordinary growth and according to Boeing and Airbus, over 600,000 pilots are required in the next 20 years.  This is more airline pilots than have been trained since the dawn of air travel.

The “Pilots of Tomorrow” program is designed to expose young children to the exciting world of aviation and especially careers as pilots. We plan to encourage and develop future professional pilots who demonstrate dedication and aptitude towards a flying career.

One scholarship is offered in each of the following Australian cities:





Applications for this scholarship are now closed.


Scholarship Program


Applications for our 2018 Scholarship Program are now closed. The scholarships offered this year are detailed below and we hope to be able to offer a similar line up of scholarships in 2019.

Aspeq provide assessment services for CASA aviation theory exams. Aspeq will provide 2 scholarships covering exam fees for the first attempt at either Commercial or Airline Transport Pilot Licence subjects.

Advanced Flight Theory is a Registered Training Organisation offering the highest quality, fully accredited Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL) theory courses. Advanced Flight Theory will offer one scholarship that covers the cost of their full time ATPL theory course valued at $4690.00

Online Aviation Theory offers online, self study courses covering theory subjects up to Airline Transport Pilot Licence standard and has won the Royal Aeronautical Society and Australian Flying Award for Best Flying Training Organisation of the Year. Online Aviation Theory will offer one scholarship that covers access to their online study portal up to ATPL level valued at $1250.00.

Aerowasp Helicopters, as a leading Helicopter Training School and a Registered Training Organisation will offer one scholarship to assist a student undertaking their CPL(H) to gain a Certificate IV (CPL(H)) under the Recognition of Prior Learning provisions.

The Honourable Company of Air Pilots, Education Trust

The HCAPA Education Trust is supported by the membership of the Honourable Company. The Education Trust will provide one scholarship to cover the cost of a self study course at either CPL or ATPL standard plus the cost of exams for those subjects.



If you have any questions about our scholarship program please contact