College Internships

The Mississippi Airports Association offers member airports financial assistance to help develop and manage an internship program for students interested in pursuing a career in airport management. MAA offers a matching grant for 50% of the eligible costs of an internship program up to a maximum of $2,500.

To be eligible, a student must be at least a junior in college, be enrolled in an accredited aviation management program and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Interns selected by the host airport must be either current, full-time students at Delta State University or be Mississippi residents enrolled as full-time students at four-year colleges or universities in the geographic area defined by the Southern Region of the FAA.

Deadline for this year’s application: April 30, 2018

Application submissions: Mike Hainsey,