Quality of Life Grants: 2nd Cycle 2010: Actively Achieving
Able Flight, Inc.
Chapel Hill, NC
This Quality of Life grant will help to support the Purdue University Training Program 2011. Able Flight and Purdue University's Department of Aviation technology will continue a joint training partnership in 2011 based on a successful program established in 2010. During the 5-week program, Able Flight scholarship recipients follow an intensive ground and flight training regimen while training with University instructors and living in adapted University housing. Training is done to FAA mandated standards for the Sport Pilot certificate. Grant funds support programmatic expenses. This grant is funded through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Award # 1U59DD000338).
Visit their website at www.ableflight.org.