Jeff was passionate about flying and had hoped to find a way to increase the accessibility of becoming a pilot to a wider diversity of people. In coordination with the pilot community, we are setting up a fund to help those who dream to fly professionally.
Please help support the legacy of a beloved friend, son, husband, and father by helping to give others an opportunity to take flight.
The scholarship was created to honor the memory of Jeff Cheng, pilot and flight instructor. Jeff was passionate about flying and had hoped to find a way to increase the accessibility of becoming a pilot to a wider diversity of people.
Scholarships will help a student who plans to pursue flying as a professional career.
- Alaska Resident
- High School Graduate or GED equivalent
- A dream to fly as a professional pilot
- Individuals of underrepresented groups in the Alaska Aviation community
Applicants will be Asked to Provide:
- Personal Essay
- Letter of recommendation
- Demonstrated financial need
IMPORTANT: Scholarship recipients must submit their student ID number and program information to ACF through the online system before their award can be disbursed. If we do not receive the above information by June 30, 2023, the scholarship may not be awarded. Please contact ACF is you cannot send in the information by this date.
Contact The Alaska Community Foundation with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or 907-334-6700