The Society’s highest level of professional recognition, the ASID National Awards celebrate the people, organizations, and teams who are proving that design impacts lives. The National Awards spotlight those who have a demonstrated legacy of achievement, those who have significant annual accomplishments, and projects solving critical needs.
Awards are presented in several categories designed to honor all facets of design and contributions to the industry and beyond. The categories encompass all responsible for design excellence.
Honoring outstanding career contributions, these awards highlight people, organizations or teams who have consistently advanced the interior design profession, and those who are striving to innovate and forge new paths in the design world.
Acknowledging the most significant achievements and contributions of design innovation, impact, and excellence of the year.
Recognizing outstanding projects that advance design towards a regenerative built environment, and projects solving the challenges facing our world around climate, health, and equity.
The ASID National Awards are open to both nominations and applications. Eligible nominees for legacy and annual awards will be invited to apply through an online platform. Candidates can also apply directly for any of the awards.
Nominations will not be accepted for the FOCUS Project Awards.
All completed applications will be reviewed by a jury of peers representing the breadth of the design industry. The jury will judge all applicants solely on their submitted materials.
ASID national officers, board members, and National Award jurors are ineligible during their terms of service.
Recipients of the American Society of Interior Designers’ National Awards represent the best of the design profession— individuals, teams and organizations who are leading the practice, spearheading innovation, demonstrating the impact of design and improving outcomes for people and the planet. Recipients will benefit from visibility for their achievements as ASID works to share the stories of each award winner and their contributions to the profession.
National Award recipients may receive: