The AMAC Foundation has awarded over $300,000 in scholarships to college students since 1998. The scholarships include:

Aviation and Professional Development Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates and interest and desire to pursue a career in the aviation/airport industry and seeking a BS or BA in Aviation, Business Administration, Accounting, Architecture, Engineering, or Finance.

AMAC Legacy Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a student who is a current AMAC member or a family member or mentee of an AMAC member.

Scholarships in Memoriam

The Charlotte Trade Foundation has established the PJ & Dietra Benton and Bernie Johnson Memorial Scholarships in honor of their loved ones and close business partners at the Charlotte Airport. These longtime AMAC members were dedicated to scholarship, business leadership, and encouraging the success of fellow DBEs, and the AMAC Foundation is proud to honor their legacy by supporting student scholars.

2017 SCHOLARSHIP FLYER 2017 FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

2017 Scholarship Winners

 

Phoebe Barber

Phoebe has been accepted to Middle Tennessee State University.

Leonia Hunt

Leonia is a student at Florida Institute of Technology.

McKenzie Jackson

McKenzie has been accepted to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and will be pursuing a degree in Aviation.

Carlos Medina

Carlos Medina is a student at California Baptist University pursuing a degree in Aviation Flight.

 

Tre Dawson

Tre has been accepted to Georgetown University and will be pursuing a degree in Finance.

Mareco Edwards II

Mareco is a student at Morgan State University pursuing a degree in Business Administration.

Roderick Griffin

Roderick is attending the University of Cincinnati pursuing a degree in Business Marketing.

Colen James

Colen is a student at the University of Oklahoma pursuing a degree in Engineering.

Tyler McCray

Tyler is a student at the University of Illinois pursuing a degree in Finance.

Trevor Nelson

Trevor is a student at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University pursuing a degree in Accounting.

Jasmine Roman

Jasmine has been accepted to New Jersey City University.

Roderick Thornton

Roderick has been accepted to Rhodes College.

Charles Wall

Charles has been accepted to Princeton University.

Kameron Willis

Kameron has been accepted to Morehouse College.

 

Nathen Deo

Nathen has been accepted to University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and will be pursuing a degree in Statistics.

Joshua Green

Joshua has been accepted to Western Carolina University and will be pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering.

Danielle Kendrick

Danielle is a student at Texas Southern University pursuing a degree in Aviation Management.

Ronen Melloul

Ronen is a student at the University of Texas at Austin pursuing a degree in Business.

Jessica Ramirez

Jessica has been accepted to Oregon State and will be pursuing a degree in Computer Science.

Justin Tonascia

Justin has been accepted to UCLA in the College of Letters and Science.

Faith Ward

Faith is a student at Baylor University pursuing a degree in Aviation Science.

Jalen Granville

Jalen has been accepted to the University of Virginia and will be pursuing a degree in Engineering.

Elise Wheelock

Elise is a student at the University of North Dakota pursuing a degree in Flight Education.