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The foundation supports programs that educate the public about the significant contributions that the oil and natural gas industry makes to the American economy and to society. The foundation provides grants to charitable and educational programs, particularly programs related to energy education and provides financial support for efforts that build tomorrow’s leaders. The Wildcatters’ Ball is the primary industry fund raising event for the Foundation. The proceeds from this annual event go toward funding education initiatives like the $100,000, Excellence in Education Award.

The IPAA Education Foundation was formed in 1997 and is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization supporting charitable educational programs related to energy education.

IPAA provides numerous opportunities for organizations to contribute to the Education Center throughout the year.

  1. The IPAA Student Externship Training Program
  2. Engineering and geosciences curricula.
  3. Industry related research field trips
  4. Student competitions
  5. Engineering and geosciences college scholarship donations.

If you would like to make a donation to the IPAA Education Center:

Please make checks payable to the IPAA Education Foundation.
Specify that the donation is for the Education Center
Mail to the address provided below.

Independent Petroleum Association of America
Attention:Therese McCafferty
1201 15th Street N.W.
Suite 300
Washington, D.C. 20005

Please direct further questions to:
Anne Ford
Director, IPAA Education Center