Students entering grades 8 to 12 are invited to apply for the Aviation Career Education (ACE) Summer Academy scheduled for July 11 to 22 at the Manassas Campus of Northern Virginia Community College.
ACE Academy is sponsored by the Washington Suburban Chapter of the National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees and the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals in collaboration with Northern Virginia Community College.
Academy participants learn about aviation history, theory of flight and other aviation-related subjects. Students will go on field trips to aviation facilities and museums and participate in other hands-on activities designed to provide a complete aviation experience.
The fee for the two-week camp is $200. Learn more at http://www.obap.org/ace-academy or by contacting Karl Minter at 703-868-4905 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About OBAP ACE Academy
The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals Summer ACE Academy is a nationally recognized program co-sponsored by the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees. ACE Academy offers first-level exposure to the aviation industry by providing aviation career exploration for middle and high school students.
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Northern Virginia Community College is the largest institution of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls more than 75,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield and Woodbridge, and through the Extended Learning Institute. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, call 703-323-3000 or visit the College's Web site, www.nvcc.edu.