Emerging Professional Programs

Welcome All Emerging Professionals!

Are You An Emerging Professional?

If you're within your first 5 years of interior design practice, then you should identify as an ASID Emerging Professional.  Gain access to resources and networking events that provide knowledge, leadership and grassroots opportunities. Join countless others and participate in the valuable programs ASID dedicates to those in the early stages of their careers.

Visit www.asid.org to join ASID and self-identify as an Emerging Professional today! For more information, contact emergingleaders@asid.org.


ASID Emerging Professional Tools:


Emerging Professional Takeover Month - We are excited to launch the 4th annual Emerging Professional Takeover Month! During the month of October 2014, you are invited to take part in four weeks of online events. Check out the 2014 calendar to gather what we'll have in store for you today.


Emerging Professional Town Hall - Videos highlighting the each ASID Emerging Professional Town Hall.


Mapping Your Future - Interactive guide for emerging professionals to use as a tool when building your unique career path as an interior design professional.


Tips for Interior Design Graduates - Key feedback from design employers on what they look for in entry level hires.


ASID Chapter Leadership Opportunities - Learn the ASID chapter leadership opportunities and how to get involved.


Emerging Professional Advisory Council (EPAC) -  EPAC works to empower emerging professionals and recognize their diverse contributions to design.


Student Advancement Discount - ASID student members may advance to allied membership upon graduation as an incentive to save over $1200 off membership dues over the first five years of practice.


The Fellows Project - ASID Fellows offer prime advice on building and sustaining a successful career in design.