University of Innovative Distribution

The FEDA Education Foundation is once again offering scholarships to attend the University of Innovative Distribution (UID), a four-day intensive educational program focused on the unique needs of the wholesale distribution industry. Middle-management professionals interested in learning new strategies to invest in driving organizational initiatives, and further their own personal growth, are encouraged to apply for one of 25 FEDA Education Foundation scholarships valued at $1,095. Over the past five years, FEDA’s Education Foundation has awarded 111 scholarships to the employees of dealer/distributor companies.
Set for March 8-11, 2020, in Indianapolis, the UID is hailed as a cost-effective training ground for aspiring professionals. Courses cover a range of distribution-specific content in the areas of territory sales, marketing, negotiation skills, inventory management, human resources, leadership, and information technologies. Students can customize their learning by selecting a half- or full-day schedule from a list of courses taught by leading distribution experts, university professors and authors. To view the list of featured speakers and courses, visit
Applications for a FEDA Education Foundation scholarship to the 2020 UID program were closed on Nov. 30, 2019.
Scholarship recipients will be announced by Dec. 13, 2019. For more information, please contact Tracy Mulqueen at 224-293-6501 or