Gov. Yerkey Awards Scholarship

Award DSC02064Gov. Dennis G Yerkey awards OX5 scholarship to Jason Grigoras (center) at PIA.

Other awardees at PIA, Eric Almeter and Nicholas Grindstaff will attend the Myrtle Beach campus on 09-19-16.  Eric resides in New York and Nick in North Carolina.

Also shown above – Jason Pfarr, Dean of Academic Affairs.
Not shown – Jon Vukmanic –  Director of Financial Aid and Student Services

Pittsburgh Aeronautical Institute    http://pia.edu/campuses/pittsburgh/

A $200 Scholarship was awarded to Jason Grigoras (above) of Feasterville, Pennsylvania.  Jason has had a dream of flying airplanes and grew up working in his father’s automobile shop. Here he developed a passion for fixing and learning about complex machines.  He currently attends the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics and has a 4.0 GPA in the Aviation Maintenance Technology program where he will earn his associate’s degree and Airframe & Powerplant Certifications. He is described by his instructors as being an “extremely hard-worker and is always willing to take time to help his classmates.  He is genuinely a joy to teach.”

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Nicholas Grindstaff – Eric Almeter

Myrtle Beach OX5 Scholarship recipients.  2016
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