Pathways to Aviation informs, inspires, and engages the next generation of Nevada aviation.


Also known as the Reno Air Racing Foundation, Pathways to Aviation is a 501c3 non-profit providing the engine to leverage legacy programs, instruction, and partnerships to facilitate educational success, labor force growth, and economic vitality.


Pathways to Aviation provides solutions to the Nevada aviation industry's growing workforce needs by informing, inspiring, and engaging its future labor force.


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    Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 05:15 PM
    Civil Air Patrol in Reno, NV

    Pathways to Aviation Board Meeting - February 2017

    The February 2017 board meeting takes place on February 21 at the Civil Air Patrol building.

    Please RSVP if you plan to attend. 


    February 2017 Board Meeting

    1. Call to Order
    2. Acceptance of January 17, 2017 Minutes
    3. Chairman Report
    4. Executive Director Report
    5. Committee Reports
    6. Other Business
    7. Adjourn


    Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 05:30 PM
    Civil Air Patrol in Reno, NV

    Careers & Mentoring Workshop - Session 1

    The Nevada Aviation Careers Program provides career development resources to high school and college students interested in pursuing careers in the aviation industry. The program provides guidance and connections to those expressing interest in aviation careers.

    Wednesday, February 22 - Session 1 – Start Your Career Plan
    Wednesday, March 29 - Session 2 – Create A Resume
    Wednesday, April 26 - Session 3 – Ways to Find Great Jobs
    Wednesday, May 24 - Session 4 – Reception with Aviation Leaders

    Projected Agenda
    5:30pm - Introductions
    5:45pm - Career-Planning Workshop
    6:30pm - Mentoring Discussions

    Cost: FREE

    Any high school student in Northern Nevada area may participate in the program. All we ask is that each student completes the official registration form - CLICK HERE.

    We also ask that industry leaders and other professionals complete a registration form, if they're interested in providing mentoring guidance - CLICK HERE.

    Attendees are invited to RSVP for Session by clicking below. That way, we'll able able to plan accordingly.


    For more information about the program, visit the Nevada Aviation Careers Initiative webpage.



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