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NV Aviation Day

For a FREE helicopter ride for a kid, download the registration form here, and email the completed form to Jessica Kanellos at wg1771@gmail.com.Bring the whole family to enjoy a day of aviation at the Give It A Whirl celebration in Boulder City, N...
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Scholarship Applications Due Oct 15

Whirly-Girls scholarship season is open, and there are a lot of exciting scholarships available, including new instrument/commercial training scholarships from Southern Utah Univeristy (SUU).You can read the press release announcing scholarship season and find out more by visiting our
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Summer Collective Pitch Newsletter

It's summer, and the new Collective Pitch is available online. It includes information about our upcoming scholarships for 2019 (applications are due October 1) as well as plans for HAI HELI-EXPO in the spring, the announcement of our mid-year scholarship recipients, summaries of Whirly-Girl events, outlines of upcoming activities, calls for Livingston award nominees and board members for the u...
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2018 Conference Scholarship Recipients

 Six women have been chosen as recipients for the 2018 mid-year scholarships: helicopter pilots Melissa Hanthorn, Samantha Hansen, Amy Hartt, Heather Dingman, Kelly Murphy, and Tosha Cypher each received a scholarship to attend one of three industry-leading conferences:The HeliSuccess Career Development Seminar The CHC Safety & Quality Summit HAI...
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Spring Collective Pitch Newsletter

The Spring 2018 Collective Pitch newsletter is up! Read about our annual festivities in Las Vegas with descriptions of our scholarship and award winners. You can also take a look at reports from scholarship recipients, read the description of events at the Women in Aviation Conference in Reno, Nevada, and more.To access these articles, visit our
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Mid-Year Scholarships

The Whirly-Girls are delight to announce five new scholarships for the 2018 mid-year scholarship season. These scholarships will enable five women to attend one of three industry-leading conferences:TWO scholarships to attend the CHC Safety & Quality Summit, sponsored by CHC and Collective Magazine TWO scholarships to attend the HeliSuccess Career Development Seminar, spon...
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Whirly-Girls in the News

Rosa Anderson-Jones, Content and Communication Manager at TracPlus, provides an overview of Whirly-Girls International in her article, "Women in Aviation — Onwards and Upwards: The Whirly-Girls story, 60-years on."The article outlines a brief history of the organization and includes a discussio...
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Winter Collective Pitch Newsletter

The Winter 2017 Collective Pitch newsletter is out! Read about the upcoming festivities at HAI HELI-EXPO in Las Vegas in February; welcome our Whirly-Girl members 2000 through 2003; nominate Whirly-Girls and Associates for awards at the upcoming banquet; volunteer to help at the upcoming Give It a Whirl aviation event for kids and families.For these articles and more, visit our
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Welcome to WG#2000

We are excited to welcome Whirly-Girl number 2000, Emily Meredith, to our Whirly-Girl family.Emily spent seven years traveling to Chile after college and was then inspired to steer her life into the wild world of helicopter aviation. Her job as a glacier guide with Temsco Helicopters in Alaska was followed by training at Silverhawk Aviation Academy in Caldwell, Idaho. She received her commerc...
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Press Release: Scholarships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 6, 2017Whirly-Girls 2018 Scholarship Opportunities Available NowThe Whirly-Girls Scholarship Fund, Inc. is proud to announce the opening of the 2018 scholarship season. Nineteen scholarships will be awarded to deserving female aviators in 2018, setting the bar for the entire helicopter industry. Applications are due by October 1st. Update: the ...
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