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IADA Business Aviation Scholarship

The IADA Business Aviation Scholarship was established to benefit university students seeking a career in Business Aviation, specifically, within the corporate aircraft Sales, Marketing, Finance, Legal and Insurance community. This Scholarship is offered by the International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA). The amount of Scholarship funds to be made available each year, and for any one Scholarship winner, shall be determined annually by the IADA Board of Directors.

Application Process and Deadlines

IADA will accept applications from qualified applicants attending colleges and universities offering course work in Corporate Aviation Management, Aerodynamics, Aircraft Systems, Aviation Safety, Finance, Business Marketing, Economics and/or studies that relate to Aviation Business/Management.

New online application process coming for 2021. Applications will open in June 2021. Please note application will now require written essay. The IADA Board shall approve all Scholarships to be awarded each year and advise all Applicants through their University’s Financial Aid Office, by no later than November 30th.

IADA is committed to providing Scholarships on an annual basis to worthy candidates. However, IADA will be under no obligation to provide any Scholarships during any single calendar year.

Scholarship Amounts

Scholarships awards are monetary and may be from $1,000 to $5,000 in value.

Scholarship Qualifications

This award is available to full-time, undergraduate (freshman through senior) students (a minimum of 12 hours/semester) and graduate students. Students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents are preferred. Applicants must have a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA on a 4.0 grade scale (high school GPA for freshman applicants).

Application submission:

Eligible students should apply through their university’s Financial Aid office. All completed applications must be submitted to IADA by the university’s Financial Aid office and must be received by IADA by no later than September 1st.

Applications, and all supporting material, must be mailed to:,
International Aircraft Dealers Association
2752 E Windsong Dr.
Boise, ID 83712
Attn: Scholarship Award Selection Committee

Please contact:
Erika Ingle, IADA Director of Operations
Office: 866-284-4744
Email: erika@iada.aero

Contributions to the IADA Business Aviation Scholarship

Donations from corporations and individuals are gratefully accepted for this worthwhile scholarship program.

Make an Online Donation

Or send your check to:
IADA Foundation
2752 E Windsong Dr.
Boise, ID 83712
Attn: Scholarship Award Selection Committee

Checks should be made payable to: IADA Foundation

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