Tweet Coleman Aviation Scholarship Profile: Elizabeth L’Heureux

Not only is Elizabeth L’Heureux passionate about flying, she’s also a philosophy major and a nationally certified massage therapist.

She’s served as the Aloha Ninety-Nines vice-chair and is a charter member of the Ninety-Nines Maui chapter In her spare time, she spreads the word about flying at STEM days, Girl Scout Days, fly-ins, scholarship application reviews, writing recommendation letters and mentoring — and she’s also founded an Aviation Lending Library on Maui.

“I have a dream, a goal, a plan and the tenacity to become a Certified Flight Instructor,” Elizabeth said. “I earned my Airplane Single-Engine Land Pilot Certificate on November 11, 2016 and my Airplane Instrument rating on March 21, 2019. I will be a commercially-rated pilot within a few months! My five-year plan is to obtain a glider rating, seaplane rating, complete my tailwheel endorsement and become a CFII. My long-term dream is to be a Hawaii-based pilot, while offering instruction, guidance, mentoring to aviation enthusiasts and pursuing my professional aviation career.”