The Foundation has introduced a special program - Change a Life.
The program will acknowledge significant donors starting at the $2,500 giving level by allowing the donor to have a scholarship acknowledged in an individual's or company name.

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IDA Scholarship Foundation

1-800-355-4IDA (4432)

Change a Life Campaign

If you were present during the IDAExpo 2015 Opening Session, you were no doubt impressed with the moving comments of Valeria Garcia, a recipient of an IDA Scholarship. Included with her many touching words, she stated how the scholarship provided her the opportunity to broaden her education and actually CHANGED HER LIFE.

YOU can help Change a Life. Learn more.

"Thank you IDA for giving me this opportunity, and this support to continue my studies, to follow me over as a person with value and knowledge."

                     – Mónica Valeria Garcia

The IDA Scholarship Foundation

The International Door Association, in an effort to reinforce the value of education, has established the IDA Scholarship Foundation (501C3). IDA members’ immediate families, employees and their immediate families are eligible to receive monetary awards to be applied toward undergraduate studies with state approved certified universities, colleges, and trade schools.

Contributions Are Tax Deductible!

Scholarships are awarded per criteria per region per type of scholarship. Twelve regions are each offered a Primary Scholarship and a Secondary Scholarship for Dealer sponsored applicants; two Primary Scholarships and two Secondary Scholarships are offered for Industry sponsored applicants. These awards are given once per year, but a scholarship recipient may reapply each year and receive up to four scholarships.

Learn more about Scholarships

Download the forms you need to apply for an IDA Scholarship. Includes Facts and Criteria, 3-page application, and 3 recommendation forms.

Applications for each year are available by April 1.

Deadline for sending applications to IDA is July 15.

English Scholarship Application

Spanish Scholarship Application

2016 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the 2016 IDA Scholarship recipients. View the latest recipients and all the past scholarship winners by clicking below.

See current and past IDA Scholarship winners

INVEST in the future

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