Walter Urbigkit Memorial Scholarship

Written by Charlie Copeland

This a $2,000  scholarship is  for ny graduating senior of any Wyoming high school or past graduate of a Wyoming high school. Graduates of Fremont and Hot Springs Counties have preference. who plan to study a field related to aviation. These fields are listed below. 

  • Aeronautical Science
  • Aeronautical Technology
  • Aerospace Administration
  • Aerospace Electronics
  • Aerospace Maintenance Management
  • Aerospace Technology
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Aircraft Fueler
  • Aircraft Loadmaster
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
  • Aircraft Maintenance Management
  • Airline Management
  • Airplane Inspector
  • Airport Management
  • Aviation Administration
  • Aviation Computer Science
  • Aviation Electronic Systems
  • Aviation Electronics Technician
  • Aviation Flight Technology
  • Aviation Maintenance Technician
  • Aviation Management
  • Aviation Marketing
  • Aviation Science
  • Avionics Engineering
  • Avionics Management
  • Fire Fighter
  • Flight Attendant
  • Flight Dispatch and Scheduling
  • Flight Dispatcher
  • Flight Operations
  • Flight Operations Management
  • International Air
  • Meteorology
  • Powerplant & Airframe Technology
  • Professional Flight Management
  • Professional Pilot
  • Safety Science
  • Sky Marshal or Air Marshal
  • Transportation Management

Multiple awards worth


Application deadline


The Wyoming Community Foundation (WYCF) is a philanthropic organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for residents throughout the state of Wyoming. Founded in 1989, the foundation serves as a bridge between donors and community needs, ensuring that charitable contributions have a meaningful and lasting impact on local communities across the state. WYCF manages a variety of funds, ...

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Eligibility information

High School Senior