Awards / 2016 Award Winners

 Buhle Dlodlo 

Buhle Dlodlo is our first Award Winner who is an aeronautical engineering student. She is one of Wits University’s top aeronautical engineering students, a past National Aerospace Centre (NAC) Scholarship recipient, and has taken the time to help with WOA.

Buhle is in the process of designing a program that will encourage high school students to read more books about aviation; she helped the Wits National Aerospace Centre (NAC) develop an exciting one day program at Wits for our Award Winners; and she was responsible for selecting next year’s Award Winner from Wits. 

Buhle was part of the South African Aero Squad team from Wits that made it into the top 50 in the Airbus Fly Your Ideas competition. Buhle is also the 2017 Schenk Family Award Winner.