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2017 Diversity Award

 

The Award

The IIDA Foundation, in partnership with Interior Design Educators Council Foundation, Inc., is pleased to announce and present the 2nd annual IIDA Diversity Award. This award recognizes and celebrates an educator who is a representative of a diverse background and is making a significant contribution to interior design education today.

The recipient will receive a $5,000 cash award from the IIDA Foundation. The award will be presented at the IDEC Annual Conference, scheduled for March 7 - 10, 2018, in Boston.

In order to apply for consideration, the candidate must be a current full-time educator who is a member of IDEC, representative of a diverse background with any of the following: race, ethnicity, gender, physical ability, disability and/or sexual orientation, and has made contributions to the teaching profession for advancing the practice of interior design.

 

Important Dates

Application Period Opens – Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017
Deadline to Submit – Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 by 5 p.m. CST

 

Submit

Download the application and submit your completed packet to awilliams@iida.org by Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, 5 p.m. CST 

 

Contact 

For more information, contact Aisha Williams, senior director of industry relations and special events, at awilliams@iida.org

 

2016 Diversity Award Recipient 


Kijeong Jeon

Kijeong Jeon

The 2016 IIDA Foundation Diversity of the Year Award recipient is Kijeong Jeon, professor and interior architecture program coordinator at California State University Chico.

Read the Press Release