Q. Is there a CAE Women in Flight scholarship application fee? If yes, how can I pay for it?
You are required to pay the application fees associated to applying to the CAE Women in Flight scholarship participating airline-mentored cadet training program of your choice.
Q. What are the costs covered by the CAE Women in Flight scholarship? What’s included/not included?
Your full tuition and accommodations and travel fees are covered.
Q. I’m not able to create a log in to apply, I’m having difficulties. Who can I contact?
Please e-mail [email protected] and include your full name, the airline-mentored cadet training program you are applying to, and a general description of the problem.
Q. What supporting documents should I submit while applying?
Program specific document instructions are provided within the online application system and on the website of the airline cadet training program you are applying for.
While applying to CAE Women in Flight Scholarship program, you must also submit your YouTube video. Instructions on how to apply for the scholarship are available on our website at www.cae.com/womeninflight. Please contact [email protected] should you have any additional questions.
Q. When will the airline cadet training program begin?
Program start dates are set by the airline-mentored cadet training programs, and not by CAE Women in Flight. Contact the airline-mentored cadet training program representative to know about the program start dates.
Q. When are applications closing for the scholarship?
Application submission deadline is April 1st, 2019.
Q. I might miss the application deadline; can I have an extension?
Deadline extensions will not be permitted.
Q. I made a mistake on my submitted application. Can I edit the information?
Only very limited edits can be made to your online application after it has been submitted. If you need to update other information, please contact [email protected] for assistance.
For changes to personal information login to your MYCAETRAININGPORTAL, select the training requests tab and proceed with your edits.
Q. What is the status of my cadet training program application?
Many airline cadet training programs take several weeks to evaluate applications. The status of your application will be updated once the results of your assessments have been successful.
Q. What is the status of my CAE Women in Flight scholarship application?
The status of your CAE Women in Flight scholarship application will be updated once your application to the cadet program has been assessed. If your application has been selected, CAE’s Women in Flight scholarship selection committee will contact you to advise on the next steps.
To be noted – if you received an email advising that your application to the cadet training program is unsuccessful, your application to the CAE Women in Flight scholarship will no longer be considered.
Q. I uploaded my video. Can you confirm that you have received it?
You will receive an e-mail confirmation once your application has been successfully submitted.
Q. My address has changed since I submitted my application. Can I change update it?
Only very limited edits can be made to your online application after it has been submitted. You can edit your personal profile by logging in to your MyCAETrainingPortal and by selecting the profile tab.
Q. I no longer wish to apply. Can I retract my application?
Yes, you may retract your application by e-mailing [email protected] to permanently delete your records.
Q. How long is the selection process?
The selection process will vary based on the airline-mentored cadet training program that you have applied to. Many programs take several weeks (approximately 3-6 months) to evaluate applications. A training advisor will notify you about the next available assessment dates once your application is deemed complete.
Q. How and when will I know if I got selected as a CAE Women in Flight scholarship recipient?
The CAE Women in Flight scholarship committee will contact you via e-mail or by telephone. The selection process can take several weeks (approximately 3-6 months). If you don’t receive an e-mail and you are still undergoing the assessment process of the CAE airline-mentored cadet training program to which you applied, you can assume that your CAE Women in Flight application is still being considered.
Q. If my application is active with one of the programs, can I now apply to CAE Women in Flight?
Yes, you may apply to the CAE Women in Flight scholarship program. Read all the information on how to apply at www.cae.com/womeninflight and make sure you have your training request number/application number on hand.
Q. If I began training recently in one of the 5 programs, am I eligible to apply to the scholarship and will I get refunded if I am selected?
No, you cannot apply if you are currently in training. The CAE Women in Flight scholarship program is geared towards new aspiring female pilots.
Q. Will this program be open next year?
The CAE Women in Flight scholarship program is currently available for these five participating airlines (easyJet, CityJet, AeroMexico, AirAsia and a fifth operator*).
*Will be announce in the next weeks.
Further announcement regarding next year’s participating airlines will be communicated in the future. You can subscribe to receive program updates to learn more about next year’s initiative at www.cae.com/womeninflight
Q. How do I upload my video?
In order to upload your video in your application, you must upload your video as an “unlisted video” on YouTube and copy paste the link in the “video submission” field on the portal.