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Sutter Buttes Thelma Cull
     High School Scholarship
Award Guidelines

This scholarship is dedicated to Thelma Cull, an award winning air racer, who was an inspiration to many. Thelma believed in introducing young people to the world of aviation and helping them reach their aviation goals. This scholarship is open to any high school student who is interested in pursuing aviation. The student must reside within a 50nm radius of the O52 airport. This scholarship can be used towards an aviation goal that is approved by the Sutter Buttes 99s, for example flight, maintenance, aviation management or air traffic controller training.


Be at least a high school Junior or Senior

Reside within Butte, Colusa, Nevada, Placer, Sutter or Yuba counties.

Have at least a 2.75 GPA.

Completed Application Packet

Amount to be Awarded up to: 1 - $1000.00. 

Submissions are due by 11:59pm PDT on May 1st.  Please ensure all application items listed are included in one (1) pdf file.

Finalists will be notified by email and will be required to attend a personal interview.  Winners will be notified by email no later than June 30, and will be required to abide by all scholarship rules, and attend our chapter meeting to receive scholarship.



Sutter Buttes Thelma Cull High School Scholarship Application