The ASID Student Portfolio Competition (SPC) generates the best collection of student design projects in the nation. Submissions are evaluated on conceptual thought, content of work submitted, and the student’s record of achievement. Make your mark on the interior design industry by submitting to SPC today!
November 4, 2020 – Submissions Open
DEADLINE EXTENDED! March 3, 2021 – All Submissions Due
Submissions will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. EST on March 3, 2021
March 12, 2021 – Semi-Finalists Informed
April 1, 2021 – Finalists Informed
April 12-16, 2021 – Mandatory Virtual Interviews
April 26-30, 2021 – Winners notified. Winners will be given a travel stipend (sponsored by Benjamin Moore) to attend SCALE.
September 10-12, 2021 – SCALE: The ASID National Student Summit. Winners present their portfolio to the national audience.
Ankita Gogne | UCLA Extension
Antonio Rodriguez | Miami International University of Art and Design
Audrey Widjaja | SCAD
Aylin Erdogan | Fashion Institute of Technology
Chohyun Kim | SCAD
Ielyzaveta Ignatyeva | Fashion Institute of Technology
Jingyu Xu | University of Texas, Austin
Tiancheng Hou | NYSID
Finalists and winners are distinguished at SCALE: The ASID National Student Summit with access to exclusive events and networking opportunities. Beyond SCALE, the Student Portfolio Competition is a great way to boost your resume for future design programs or employers and show your passion for the profession.
Enjoy the spotlight! As a competition winner, your talent will generate buzz. Through PR outreach and social media engagement, we’ll be proud to share the news of your accomplishments with the ASID community and beyond. Finalists and winners will also be given social media graphics to promote to their own networks. Finalists and winners will be featured on the ASID website for a full year until the next competition’s honorees are named, further exposing you to our broad membership of interiors industry leaders.
Competition winners receive a combined $17,000+ in scholarship funds to help you continue your journey in the interior design field and empower you to grow in your chosen profession.
Finalists and winners receive complimentary access to SCALE. Although this does not include travel and accommodations, Benjamin Moore has increased their sponsorship to include travel stipends or reimbursements for competition winners.
SPC judges are selected from top firms across the nation, offering finalists an unparalleled level of exposure to leading organizations (and your future colleagues!) Previous judges have hailed from Benjamin Moore, HDR, Gensler, Rockwell Group, Studio O+A, ICRAVE, HOK, HKS, Perkins+Will, and more! Be on the lookout for more information about the 2021 jury.