Join the NIDIA

The purpose of the NIDIA is to enhance the collaboration with community educators to develop and improve the local defense community’s ability to develop, attract, retain, the required talent to effectively execute business opportunities by focusing on the key technical skills that drive our business. We want to encourage funding sources to enhance research opportunities at our colleges and universities in the region. Our focus also will be to work with area high schools and middle schools to encourage careers in math & science. We will encourage the growth and success in New Tech schools in the region. We also want foster increased communications between local defense companies and suppliers as well interaction among the defense companies to develop better teaming opportunities, to jointly develop solutions to community-wide defense issues and to improve service offerings to defense customers.

Join Today by filling out our Membership Application. (Adobe Acrobat reader required)


Please Send Applications to:
P.O. Box 80124
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46898