Explore careers in aviation at MEMSoar Academy!
MEMSoar Academy is a three-day program for high school students interested in learning about careers in aviation. This program is a partnership between Memphis International Airport and Southwest Tennessee Community College’s Aviation Operations Technology department.
The MEMSoar Academy will include the following:
- Day 1 – Students will visit the Southwest campus for aviation classes and to try the flight simulator.
- Day 2 – Students will visit the Memphis International Airport for tours of the new concourse, airfield, and more! Students will also have an opportunity to engage with various professionals in the aviation and airport industry.
- Day 3 – Students will visit the Luke Weathers Jr. Flight Academy at the Olive Branch Airport for aviation programming, including flying with an instructor for a 30-minute Discovery Flight.
MEMSoar Academy is a free program. Food will be provided. The student’s parent/guardian will be responsible for transportation to and from the program sites.
The next MEMSoar Academy will take place June 28-30, 2023. Note that spaces are limited and the deadline to apply is June 21 by 5 p.m.
MEMSoar Academy Application
Fill out this application to be considered for the MEMSoar Academy program at MEM.