Oregon Individual Development Account (IDA) Expression of Interest Form.

Are you interested in an Individual Development Account (IDA)? Fill out this quick expression of interest. We will add you to our email list so you get the latest program updates as soon as they're published, including IDA information sessions and application dates.
Refer to our Oregon IDA Program page or our FAQ page for information about program eligibility and requirements. 

Please note:  This expression of interest form is only for Oregon-based businesses. If you are located in a different region, visit our "Where we work" page to find offerings in your service area.

What languages do you feel comfortable communicating in? (Select all that apply)
We offer English, Spanish, and Arabic language assistance. Please select the languages you feel most comfortable communicating in via email and/or telephone.  
Have you registered for or taken either the Mercy Corps NW Business Foundations I, Rebuilding Your Foundations, or the Business Plan Workshop course, or have you taken another Business Development Class at another organization within the last 18 months?

Note: IDA applicants are required to do so before submitting their application. In order to apply and be admitted, you will need to show proof of attendance.

If you have not completed the small business education prerequisite to be eligible for the Oregon IDA program, you can view our upcoming business classes and register here

Completing one of the following classes offered by Mercy Corps Northwest fulfills the education requirement: 

  • Business Foundations 1

  • Rebuilding your Foundations

  • Business Plan Workshop 

Additionally, business classes taken through other organizations can be considered for credit towards the requirements. Proof of class completion in the form of a certificate or letter from an instructor will be required to process your application. If you have taken a business class that comprises at least 12 hours, feel free to run it by us at ida.mcnw@mercycorps.org.

If you have any questions about the program and would like a member of our IDA team to contact you, please indicate that here. 
If you heard about this program from another organization or source not listed, please specify. 
Do you identify as Hispanic?
Race or ethnicity (select all that apply)