Everglades University is proud to announce Mr. Carlos Martinez has been awarded the 2021 International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) Foundation Scholarship. The ISTAT Foundation supports individuals that promote the advancement of commercial aviation and humanitarianism. The application for the ISTAT Foundation Scholarship is by invitation only and open to a select number of qualified universities. Students must secure a nomination from the university they will be attending during the academic year to apply for the scholarship. Mr. Martinez is currently enrolled in Everglades University’s Master’s Degree in Aviation Science Program with an Aviation Security Concentration. ISTAT conveyed this was a competitive year as the Scholarship Committee received many impressive applications, and they extended their congratulations to Mr. Martinez for being selected. ISTAT has the intent of fostering the next generation of aviation professionals. ISTAT has also granted complimentary ISTAT membership and ISTAT conference registration for five years, until December 31, 2026, to Mr. Martinez as a scholarship recipient.