Aviation Expo


Student/ School Registration
Coming Soon

ProJet Aviation at Leesburg Executive Airport (KJYO)

This event is geared towards high school and college students (ages 16-22). Our focus is to introduce young people to the vast array of career opportunities within the aviation industry. We want to educate students, on the brink of making college and career decisions, about some of these exciting options. The Expo consists of industry leaders, vendors, aircraft displays, guest speakers, amazing prizes, demonstrations, and of course – scholarships! We provide information and resources that will launch a student’s career and help them achieve their goals!

All Corporate Sponsorships and Monetary Scholarships are tax deductible through our non-profit partner Best You Best Me.

For more information on Careers in Aviation and Aerospace please visit The Best Schools website.

Click on the poster below for 2021 Aviation Education and Career Expo press release and photos!

Flight Training Essay Questions (Pick one):

  1. When was the 1st time you knew you wanted to fly? How old were you? Where were you? How has that impacted your future career goals?
  2. If you could purchase your own aircraft, what would it be? Where would you hangar it? Who would do your maintenance? What color/tail # would it be? Would you use it to do charity work, your regular job, or for personal pleasure?

Monetary and School Specific Essay Questions (Pick one):

  1. Bessie Coleman became the first African American Woman to receive a pilot’s license in 1921. In what ways can we promote more diversity and inclusion in our Aviation Industry?
  2. Why should Elon Musk pick you to colonize Mars? How will your research there impact life on Earth?