About International Doorway

International Doorway is an organization rich in recruitment and placement experience creating a bridge between international students and American higher education institutions.

Since 1997 IDEA has helped more than 10,000 young people committed to academic and athletic development to attain scholarship opportunities at prestigious American colleges and universities.

Hundreds of schools from all over the United States actively recruit students through International Doorway.

We currently have a representation network with offices in over 40 countries covering most of Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia.

International Doorway contributes to cultural diversity, awareness, and understanding between multinational cultures.

We are committed to carefully matching each student's personal interests and potential with institutions that embrace and share similar values.

We prepare the path for students who are interested in taking advantage of their academic and/or athletic potential as a vehicle to obtain scholarships and improve their education.


  • To serve the needs of international students as they gain access through our Programs into American colleges and universities producing cross-cultural benefits for everyone involved.


  • Strive to be the most effective link between students from around the world and American institutions. 
    We want to be the best option for the placement of qualified young people into the U.S. educational system.

Shared Values

  • Our staff of qualified professionals strongly believes in international education as the most important tool to excel in a highly competitive and globalized world.

    International Doorway is committed to professional excellence and promotes among its participants and representatives essential values such as integrity, determination, progress, sensitivity and success.