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Spring 2018 Newsletter Available

Check out our Spring 2018 Newsletter by clicking on “newsletters” on the menu to the left. We’re always happy to share the exciting things that the Chapter and our members have going on. If you have anything you’d like to share in the future, email Enjoy!


February Chapter Meeting – Annual Bar Trivia Fundraiser

Next month we will be hosting our Annual Bar Trivia Fundraiser!! Please join us for a fun evening of trivia, silent auctions, food & drink specials and so much more! You do not want to miss this exciting night! All proceeds from this event allow our chapter to offer amazing scholarship and outreach opportunities. […]

Scholarship Winners Announced!

This year we had a lot of great applicants, so we decided to give out two Flight Training Scholarships for $1000 each instead of just one.

The winners are….

Flight Training Scholarship: Angelina Kapp & Shona Williams Future’s Unlimited (WAI Conference) Scholarship: Delia Vargas Paperless Pilot Scholarship: Kathryn Brenner Dispatch Scholarship: Taylor Klein

Congratulations ladies!


December Chapter Meeting – Holiday Party at Pilot Pete’s on December 6th

Join Chicago’s Leading Edge Chapter of Women in Aviation for our Annual Holiday Party!

Place: Pilot Pete’s Date: Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 Time: 6:30PM Cost: $24/person for dinner – please pay via our PayPal for your reservation:

Each year our chapter donates aviation related toys to Toys for Tots. This will hopefully not […]

November Chapter Meeting – Nov. 14th at 6pm

Please join us for our annual membership meeting on November 14th at 6pm at Palmer Place in downtown La Grange. We’ll have a few chapter updates to discuss, but it’s mostly a great excuse for everyone to get together for dinner and drinks.

If you plan on attending, please respond to this email by November […]

October Chapter Meeting – Tuesday, Oct. 10th @ 6:30pm

Our next meeting will be a resume workshop on Tuesday October 10th at 6:30pm at the Lewis University Harold White Building, Room HW107. Please bring a current resume and business card. If you do not have either of these items, you should join us so you can learn how to create them!

The timing for […]

Sky’s the Limit – September 32, 2017

2017 Chicago’s Leading Edge Scholarships Are Here!

It’s that time of year again…. SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION TIME!

All of the Chicago’s Leading Edge Scholarships have officially been published on our website, click the Scholarship link for more details. The deadline for applications will be November 13th, 2017.

We currently have six scholarships that CLE members can apply for including:

Dispatch Scholarship– Recipient of […]

August Chapter Meeting – August 22nd at 6:30pm

Please join us on August 22nd at 6:30 for a tour of the United Airlines Network Operations Center (NOC) located in the Willis Tower. This is a great opportunity to get a glimpse inside the “mission control” of one of the world’s largest airlines. We will meet in the Willis Tower lobby on the Franklin […]

July Chapter Meeting – EAA Airventure in Oshkosh

It’s everyone’s favorite time of year… Oshkosh! CLE members will be spread out during the whole week, but we’d love to organize something for the WomenVenture Social and/or the WAI Connect Breakfast. Details for these events are listed below and also found at the EAA WomenVenture website. If you are attending Oshkosh and you’d like […]