Over the past nine years, IANA has awarded more than $1.7 million to support students in university programs focused on freight transportation. The seven undergraduate schools currently receiving scholarship awards are the College of Charleston, Georgia Southern University, the University of Maryland, the University of North Florida, the University of North Texas, Old Dominion University and the University of Wisconsin-Superior. The Transportation Institute at the University of Denver is the only graduate degree awardee.
Schools selected to receive scholarship awards exemplify the following:
The Scholarship Award Program seeks to progress the education of the intermodal freight transportation industry’s next generation of leaders and managers by providing students with opportunities to attend the Intermodal EXPO, take study trips to intermodal infrastructure sites across the U.S., participate in academic case competitions, interact with transportation executives, and conduct intermodal freight research.