The Black Aerospace Professionals Summer Aviation Career Education (ACE) Academy is currently accepting applications for its 2014 summer programs. The purpose of ACE Academy is to offer students first-level exposure to the aviation industry by providing aviation career exploration to middle and high school students. The program takes place June 6 through July 11. The deadline for applications is June 22. The application and additional details are available at

Admission is offered to students ages 14 to18 who have an interest in learning about aviation. Applicants are competitively ranked based on age, cumulative GPA and their essay.