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Welcome to the Pacific Northwest Division of the IAI

The Pacific Northwest Division of the International Association for Identification is focused on furthering the professional growth and knowledge of its members. We achieve this through education, training, research, and by employing the collective wisdom of our members. Our Association is focused on the field of forensic identification and investigation, and the scientific examination of physical evidence. We encourage professional growth and improvement, and seek to standardize our respective fields of scientific practice. Our Association is comprised of members from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Canadian Provinces of Alberta and British Columbia. We hope you find our website useful and educational. Thank you for visiting!

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The PNWDIAI Training Scholarship Program provides assistance with attendance costs at PNWDIAI annual conferences. Additional information and the application form are available on the Conference page.

Questions regarding the Scholarship Program and completed Scholarship Applications should be emailed to

The PNWDIAI scholarship fund was established to provide opportunities for those who cannot afford to attend our annual conference on their own. Your contributions help make the continued viability of the scholarship fund possible.