Bill Garton Memorial Aviation Scholarship

Mr. Garton was a proud member of the Aviation Flight Program faculty at Southern Illinois University Carbondale and an enthusiastic promoter of aviation as a career and avocation. The Bill Garton Memorial Aviation Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to young men and women whose lives include aviation as a major theme.

  • Scholarship for an Aviation Flight or Aviation Management major with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Recipient must be a current member of an SIU Aviation RSO or National Aviation Organization.
  • Applicants must also submit a 250 word aviation-themed essay.

Mrs. Myrna S. Garton
Area of Interest
College of Health and Human Sciences, School of Aviation