Alex Williams, a sophomore at Rivermont Collegiate, has achieved a remarkable milestone in his academic journey. He recently received the thrilling news of his selection to participate in the prestigious 2024 Aim High Flight Academy (AHFA).

The Aim High Flight Academy is a distinguished three-week scholarship program that provides unparalleled opportunities to explore the vast possibilities within the aviation industry and inspire the next generation of aviators. As a participant in AHFA, Alex will benefit from an intensive curriculum featuring one-on-one training sessions conducted by seasoned U.S. Air Force pilots and certified flight instructors. The program encompasses classroom instruction and practical flight experience, allowing students to accumulate 15 flight hours during the course.

What sets AHFA apart is its global recognition, drawing students from around the world who vie for the chance to participate in this transformative experience. The competitive nature of the selection process underscores the exceptional talent and dedication demonstrated by participants like Alex. “It’s very competitive, with students competing from around the world,” says Alex’s mom, Jane Williams. “We are so glad he got it.”