Each scholarship award includes a stipend that covers:
+ 2020 IDEA World Full Convention registration
+ Travel expenses related to the 2020 IDEA World Convention
(i.e., flights, ground transportation, hotel, meal stipend)
Individual scholarship award amounts may vary and are determined by the IDEA World Scholarship Committee. Scholarship recipients are responsible for paying all taxes due on the value of the scholarship award. ACE to provide registration and travel booking support to scholarship recipients.
To be eligible for the IDEA World Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Be currently certified by a nationally recognized organization as an exercise professional or health coach2
Be a first-time IDEA World Convention attendee3
Submit an application to include:
A brief essay (300-word minimum to 350-word maximum) on why the applicant wants to attend the IDEA World Convention, his or her impactful contributions to the world of fitness and why financial assistance is needed.
The application deadline is Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time. No late applications will be accepted.
Winners will be notified of their status by April 15, 2020.
How to Apply:
To apply for the IDEA World Scholarship, please submit the online application by Wednesday, March 18, 2020. at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
The IDEA World Convention Scholarship Committee will review all completed applications and prioritize applicants whom they believe have demonstrated: