2021 Lovelace Drake Scholarship Recipient:
Angelina Kapp is a junior at the Southern Illinois University of Carbondale working towards her Aviation Flight Associate’s and Bachelor’s in Aviation Technologies. She is a private pilot with an instrument rating and is currently in commercial flight training.
Angelina is the current president and past secretary for the Women in Aviation International chapter 80; Founder and past President for the Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance chapter 30; Flying Salukis NIFA Flight Team, competing member; event coordinator for Rotor and Wing Ambassadors; and the current treasurer of our Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals chapter.
The scholarship will allow Angelina to receive additional aerobatic training to strengthen her skills as a pilot and continue her mission of using her roles in aviation to lift others, to further science as a future pilot with NOAA, and to honor the beauty that is aerobatics.