Fourteen students enrolled in the nationally recognized aviation program offered through Southern Illinois University Carbondale received scholarships during the fall aviation banquet.
The Oct. 30 banquet, hosted at the university’s Transportation Education Center at Southern Illinois Airport, focused on student academic achievements.
Capt. Marshall Warren, a Boeing 777 lead line check airman with Delta Air Lines, was the keynote speaker.
The Aviation Management Society, a registered student organization, sponsors the banquet.
The scholarships honor SIU Carbondale graduates and all support students in the aviation flight, aviation management and aviation technologies programs; the programs are apart of the College of Applied Sciences and Arts.
Scholarship winners, by hometown, year in school, major, and parents, are:
The 18 awards totaled $51,000, and ranged from $1,000 to $7,000.
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