The SAIA Education Foundation

The SAIA Education Foundation (SAIAEF) is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to funding the program development of safety training and education in support of the SAIA mission. The SAIAEF also provides resources that enhance and advance the scaffold and access industry in general.

The Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA) is a not-for-profit association not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with the SAIAEF or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates. Initiatives, views, events, and collateral items are independently the actions and results of each organization.


The SAIAEF is a 501C(3) corporation whose mission is to advance the scaffold and access industry and to support the mission of the SAIA by providing funds for safety training and education.


Give something back to your industry. Help the SAIAEF achieve its mission to develop educational and training materials and to provide grants and scholarships to develop an easily accessible industry library.

As a benefactor, your dollars will help establish scholarships and funding resources in the areas of education and career development for individuals interested in the scaffold industry. SAIAEF funding also helps in providing education and training in the safe installation and use of our industry products. Benefactors will receive recognition of their generous support in SAIA and SAIAEF publications and materials.


Are you working on a project that supports our mission? To apply for a grant,  please click here to submit your request.

Want to make a contribution to the mission? Click here to download the contribution form.


Your SAIAEF Donations have sponsored:

  • Training Videos

  • Software

  • Best Practices Material

  • Spanish Translations

  • Grant funding

  • Scholarships




Grant Request Form
Contribution Form

Wei Chen Scholarship Fund Donation Form

For more information contact Amy Johnson, SAIAEF President, at 916.391.8929 or

Visit their official website at