LA County Air Show Scholarship Program Deadline Extended

 

LANCASTER, CA (January 30, 2020) – The Los Angeles County Air Show “Aerospace Valley USA®” presented by Lockheed Martin has extended their STEM Scholarship application deadline to Sunday, March 8, 2020. A minimum of three students will be recognized and rewarded scholarships in the amount of $2,500 each.

To be eligible for the Los Angeles County Air Show STEM Scholarship, applicants must be entering college for the first time in the Fall of 2020, and plan to pursue college/university level studies in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM), or Aerospace. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who reside in the Antelope Valley region and maintain credits to graduate high school during the Spring semester of 2020 and start college in the Fall of 2020.

 

Criteria and information can be found at https://lacountyairshow.com under the Scholarships link.

 

The Los Angeles County Airshow is considered to be one of the nation’s premier Air Shows. Headlining this year’s Air Show will be the U.S. Navy Blue Angels who will perform both days on Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22, 2020.  In addition to the Blue Angels, this year’s schedule includes the USAF F-22 Raptor Demo Team, the Lightning Formation Team, Tora, Tora, Tora, and a full schedule of world-renowned aerobatic performers from all over the country. In addition to the attractions in the sky, the Los Angeles County Air Show is home to an impressive, interactive STEM exhibition, believed to be one of the largest expo of any air show, extensive static displays, and an iconic aeronautical historical panel Heroes and Legends and so much more.

 

 

For more information on the Los Angeles County Air Show, “Aerospace Valley USA®”, STEM Expo, and presale tickets, please go to www.lacountyairshow.com. Follow the Los Angeles County Air Show on Facebook, Twitter @LACountyAirShow and Instagram and SnapChat for updates and announcements.

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About Los Angeles County Air Show

 

The Los Angeles County Air Show, Inc is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation dedicated to promoting the importance of aviation for continued economic growth, inspiration, and educational opportunities for our youth, and enhancing available for the service and sacrifice of our military men and women. The mission of the Air Show will in, in part, accomplished by giving back to the needs of the community through a regional scholarship program for individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). For more information about the Los Angeles County Air Show, please go to www.lacountyairshow.com.

About Lockheed Martin

 

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 105,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

 

As a global security and aerospace company, the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. federal government agencies are Lockheed Martin’s most important customers. In addition, Sikorsky (a Lockheed Martin Company) provides military and rotary-wing aircraft to all five branches of the U.S. military along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations.

 

With close to 12,000 employees calling California home, Lockheed Martin is committed to giving back by supporting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) K-12 education, our veterans, and military causes.

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Contacts:          Patricia Cox                  Susan Newman-Harrison

pr@lacas.us                  pr@lacas.us

 

 

NOTE: Media high resolution photos available at:

https://lacountyairshow.com/media/media-approved-photos/