WHAT IS THE "ACE" ACADEMY?
The Aviation Career Exploration (“ACE”) Academy is a program designed to introduce high school students to aviation and space-related careers.
As a participant in the ACE program, your activities will involve field trips to places like the airport terminal, a flight school, a military aviation facility, and an air traffic control tower. Other activities include seminars on
aviation careers and colleges and a flight in the local area.
Enrollment islimited to 30 students per Academy. Tuition fee is $60 per person, which includes some meals, tours, and field trip transportation. The fee is not due until you have been notified of your selection.
Limited scholarship assistance is available for students unable to meet the tuition requirements.
The Academy base will be the office of the Idaho Division of Aeronautics at 3483 Rickenbacker St., Boise.
Some host families may be available for interested students who do not live in the Boise vicinity and who need lodging during the Academy.Special accommodations may be made for those with special needs if advance notice is provided.
For applications go online and search " Idaho Ace Academy" or see Mr. Olson