About Irwindale Educational Foundation
The Irwindale Educational Foundation invites everyone to be a Scholarship Sponsor and donate. Click here to review the sponsorship levels available. IEF wants to raise a significant amount of monies so that it can award as many scholarships as possible to the many deserving students that apply. Contributions can be mailed to Irwindale Educational Foundation, P.O. Box 2307, Irwindale, CA 91706.
Due to COVID - 19, all Fundraising has been suspended.
Since 1989, the Irwindale Educational Foundation, an IRS 501(c)(3)-recognized charitable organization, has been granting scholarships to qualified Irwindale residents and businesses to provide them with opportunities for career development. The program offers limited financial assistance for college and vocational students and for continuing students making good academic progress.
Scholarship grants are available to current Irwindale residents and to employees of qualified Irwindale Chamber of Commerce members including their spouses and dependents. All applicants, to be considered for scholarships, must maintain a minimum 2.5 (cumulative) grade point average.
Since 2002, the Irwindale Educational Foundation has been able to provide over $500,000 in scholarships to deserving students in the Irwindale community.
2021 IEF Board of Directors
Theresa Olivares, City Employee & Resident
George Silva, SCE Federal Credit Union
Vice - President
Nicole Shahenian, Irwindale Chamber of Commerce
Elizabeth Rodriguez, Irwindale City Employee & Resident
John Fraijo, Irwindale City Employee & Resident
Robert Puente, Vulcan Materials
Mayra Serrano, City of Hope
Gary Clifford, Athens Services
Phyllis Ferguson, California Custom Fruits & Flavors
Jesus Rodriguez, Decorative Specialties