SOURCE: EADS North America

EADS North America

April 18, 2011 12:00 ET

EADS North America Contributes to the Army Aviation Association of America Scholarship Foundation

EADS North America Renews Its Commitment to Its Scholarship Endowment

ARLINGTON, VA--(Marketwire - Apr 18, 2011) - EADS North America today announced that it has contributed $10,000 to the Army Aviation Association of America's (AAAA) educational scholarship fund.

The latest contribution brings the company's contribution total to $85,000 for the EADS North America Distinguished Scholar Endowment. In addition, it recognizes EADS North America as a major corporate donor to the scholarship program.

In presenting the donation, Dave Oliver, Chief Operating Officer of EADS North America, said, "We are pleased to once again show our support for the Army Aviation Association of America's scholarship program. Creating educational opportunities for AAAA members and their immediate family members is of great importance to our company."

The endowment supports noteworthy candidates, both undergraduate and graduate students, chosen by the AAAA Scholarship Foundation, Inc.'s selection board. Founded in 1963, the AAAA Scholarship Foundation, Inc. awards more than $250,000 to over 150 students each year.

About EADS North America
EADS North America is the North American operation of EADS, a global leader in aerospace, defense and related services. As a leader in all sectors of defense and homeland security, EADS North America and its parent company, EADS, contribute over $11 billion to the U.S. economy annually and support more than 200,000 American jobs through its network of suppliers and services. Operating in 17 states, EADS North America offers a broad array of advanced solutions to its customers in the commercial, homeland security, aerospace and defense markets.

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