top_graphic bottom_graphic
arrow Competitions & Awards
2021 College of Fellows
25 days left
2021 College of Fellows
IIDA’s highest honor awarded to members exhibiting exceptional leadership, professional achievement, and impact on the interior design industry and profession.
Important Dates
Applications for the IIDA College of Fellows open annually.
Submission Open
Nov 30, 2020
Submission Closed
Mar 26, 2021

All fees must be submitted electronically. This honor is open to IIDA members only.

Competition Guidelines
Application Requirements

All applications must be completed electronically. No hard copy applications will be accepted. If any of the following items are missing, your application will not be reviewed. Any additional materials will be removed and not considered.

Written Component

Applicants must submit a 100-200 word statement or summary of their achievement in exemplary professionalism and leadership in at least one (1) of the following categories:

  • Leadership in IIDA
  • Interior design
  • Education/Research/Literature/Design Industry
  • Organization Advocacy/Legislative Initiatives

Applicants must additionally submit a professional resume, and optionally one (1) 5x7 headshot.

Letters of Recommendation

Applicants should submit five (5) one-page letters of recommendation from IIDA Professional members in good standing. At least three (5) of the five (5) letters must be from current IIDA Professional Members in good standing.