William E. Jackson Award
Scholarship Deadline: September 30
The William E. Jackson award is given to one graduate student annually that has proven academic excellence in the field of aviation electronics and telecommunications. RTCA grants the chosen recipient of this award $4000 and an honorary plaque during the RTCA Annual Symposium. Graduate students studying aviation electronics or telecommunication systems are eligible for this scholarship by submitting the following through both electronic submission and hard copy submission by September 30:
- The report in the form of a thesis, project report or technical paper
- A summary of the material submitted
- A biography of the candidate
- A letter of endorsement regarding the research/project from an instructor
The submitted documents must be based on the past three years of research and work within the aviation electronics and telecommunications field. This award is a memorial to William E. Jackson and judging will be based upon his life-long work to aviation systems. For more information on how to submit your documents for this scholarship please visit here.