Welcome to the Institute for Domestic and International Affairs

Welcome to the online home of the Institute for Domestic & International Affairs, Inc. Over the past fifteen years, IDIA has established the nation's premier programming in civic education for teachers and students. For teachers, IDIA offers interactive curricular programming addressing relevant domestic and international issues. IDIA provides students with the tools they need to affect positive change in an increasingly complex world. By fostering academic growth and personal development, IDIA is committed to empowering the next generation of civicly-engaged young leaders.

Register for a Conference

IDIA powers ModelUN.com, a resource for students and teachers interested in all things related to Model United Nations and Model Congress conferences.

Choose one of IDIA's flagship high school Model UN/Model Congress conferences below to learn more and register your school to compete:

Get Involved

Click here to learn more about IDIA's educational programs, including the nation's premiere Model UN and Model Congress conferences.

If you're a high school student or teacher and want to register to attend one of our conferences, click here.

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Empower Education - Give to IDIA

IDIA is a certified 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your donation will support civics education students for high school and college students in the USA and beyond.