Student Chapter Event of the Year

The ASID Student Chapter Event of the Year award highlights one innovative program developed primarily by and for ASID student chapters/members. Excellent candidates are events that are unique, productive, carefully conceived, and embrace basic interior design skills. The ASID Student Chapter Event of the Year will be recognized nationally through ASID publications and at an awards event/luncheon held at an upcoming industry event.
The ASID student chapter president or appointed chair must fully complete the online submission process. All chapters must have served as an active ASID student chapter during 2015-2016. The following will be mandated in order to complete the online application process:
  • Completed Online Application Form.
  • Typed Essay (500 word maximum) describing:
    • The event
      • How was it unique?
      • How was it productive?
      • How was it conceived?
      • How did it embrace basic interior design skills?
    • Notation/list of those involved and their involvement; for example:
      • Susan Johnson, ASID Student Chapter Treasurer: Outlined all event costs and coordinated sponsor/donation letters to ASID Industry Partners to cover event.
  • Photograph(s) with brief description(s) to support typed essay (5 maximum).
  • Appendix
    • Invitations, newsletters, or supporting materials that were part of the chapter’s successful year.
Online entries must be received by 11:59 P.M. EST on Wednesday, March 16, 2016. Late entries will not be considered.
The ASID Student Advisory Council (SAC), comprised of seven ASID members, understands that interior design students are the future of the profession and of the Society. Their dedication and industry outlook provides a steady stream of judges. 
The chair of the ASID Student Advisory Council will notify the award recipient in writing no later than April 20, 2016.
Applications open January 14, 2016.


2015: The Gathering, Anderson University
2014: Product Expo, University of Georgia
2013: Chair Challenge, Northern Virginia Community College
2012: Mission Possible for Veterans, Illinois Institute of Art Chicago