Elevate Aviation

AME Competition Application

Thank you for your interest in being a member of the Elevate Aviation 2023-2024 AME Competition Team!

We are excited to recruit for our next team to participate in the 2023/2024 AME Skills Competitions in Canada and the United States. Each year our teams get to test their skills in Aircraft Maintenance while showcasing female representation in the aviation industry.

Experience Requirements: 

Be a part of the Aviation Industry one of the following capacities:

  1. Currently employed as a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer in General Aviation or Commercial Aviation
  2. A current student at a Transport Canada Approved maintenance training school/college or an Employed Apprentice AME
  3. A current Member of the Canadian Armed Forces in one of the aviation maintenance disciplines
  4. Currently employed as a Shop Certification Authority at an OEM (ie. engine shop, propeller shop, avionics shop, aircraft manufacturer)
  5. A current instructor at an Aviation Maintenance Training school/college



  1. Be a part of the Elevate Aviation AME Competition team from September-May which includes the Ontario AME Competition/Conference (Fall) and the Aerospace Maintenance Competition in the US (April) and be available for both competitions
  2. Commit to finding sponsorship/funding for travel costs (hotel & flights) from employer, school, Provincial AME Association, and other aviation or commercial companies/organizations
  3. Familiarize themselves with the Elevate Aviation Mission, Vision, and Values
  4. Be an ambassador for Elevate Aviation
  5. Be a team player
  6. Be available for meetings/interactions leading up to competitions to plan logistics, team building and training
  7. Be on time for all event timings while at competitions
  8. Abide by the rules of each competition as set out by the organizers
  9. Respond to communications from the AME Ambassador in a timely manner
  10. Provide biography and photograph for Elevate Aviation’s Social Media channels and newsletter, as well as sign a Social Media waiver authorizing Elevate Aviation to post photographs taken at the AME Competitions 

Apply Now!


The announcement date for successful applicants to the Elevate Aviation 2023-2024 AME Competition Team is: September 4, 2023

Only 5 applicants will be chosen with one alternate on standby.  Please fill out this form with as much information as possible to help improve your chances of being chosen.

Are you available/able to request time away for the following Competition dates, as well as the travel days that may be required? Please select all that you are committed to participating in.
Toronto, On - Nov 29-30, 2023
Chicago, Il - April 8-11, 2024
Are you a part of the Aviation Industry one of the following capacities? * Select one of the Qualifying Options:(Required)
Are you interested in/willing to volunteer with Elevate Aviation in the future? *By selecting "Yes" you are giving permission to Elevate Aviation to keep your contact information on file for internal use only to communicate events and volunteer opportunities with you.(Required)


The Elevate Aviation team members will compete in the following Aircraft Maintenance competitions: 

Ontario Aircraft Maintenance Skills Challenge

Where: Toronto, ON

When: November 29 & 30, 2023

Team Size: 3 Members

Aerospace Maintenance Competition

Where: Chicago, IL

When: April 8-11, 2024

Team Size: 5 Members

2024 Elevate aviation


Join us from June 2-4, 2024 at the stunning JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa. Immerse yourself in two days of leadership development, engaging group activities, networking, and connecting with like minded women in the aviation industry. Take advantage of this opportunity to refresh, rejuvenate, and enhance your leadership abilities.

Registration Deadline: May 5, 2024