Scholarship Information

The John Pichitino Memorial Scholarship

Thanks to a generous donation from Sylvia Pichitino, family, friends and many members of the flying community, this year GEFA is pleased to announce the “John M. Pichitino Memorial Scholarship” in honor of John Pichitino. For more information about John Pichitino, please click here.


An online application can be found here.

Each year, Nevada County's youth also have opportunities to experience flying for free. Watch for information about Young Eagles Day this summer at the Nevada County Airport in Grass Valley; and for information about Airfest, held the second weekend in July.