Students

WE HAVE WINNERS!

IIDA NE is proud to announce the winners of the 2014 IIDA NE Student Scholarship.
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Applicants submitted a two-page digital portfolio, two letters of recommendation, a current class schedule, and a scholarship application describing where they hoped their design career path would take them. After a fierce competition with many creative submissions three talented winners were awarded sholarships in the amount of $1,200 each!
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Please join us in congratulating Sarah Boisselle (The BAC), Kimberly Boutwell (New England School of Design at Suffolk University), and Mallory Hudak (Wentworth Institute of Technology as the winners of the 2014 NE Education Fund Student Scholarship. Their winning portfolios can be viewed below.
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These winners are surely ones to watch and we look forward to seeing their impact on our profession. Congratulations!
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Student Membership:

IIDA Membership is the first important decision you will make towards your professional career, which is why we strive to offer you a variety of ways to let your opinions and ideas be heard. We want to adapt to you and your needs as you develop as a student. Student Members have several student-specific benefits, which will enhance your IIDA Member experience.

Benefits to joining our local New England Chapter:

  • Campus Centers
    • Designed to give students a direct and interactive approach to the issues surrounding the Interior Design Profession. Sharpen your leadership skills and gain priceless networking opportunities. Schools with Campus centers are eligible to send two students/year to NeoCon for a Student Design Charette with other students from across the country. Create or join a campus center at your school today!
  • Design Competitions
    • Through national and local events, IIDA offers students a way to become recognized within their community. Competitions include:
  • Student Mentoring Week
    • IIDA pairs students with professionals in the industry for long-lasting mentoring experiences. Follow a designer or industry partner around for a day to understand what our community is all about!
  • Perspective Magazine
    • The Associations though leadership journal features cutting-edge articles, trends, and industry highlights. A staple for design education & inspiration.
  • Quad E-Newsletter
    • A quarterly student e-newsletter deaturing design competitions, trends, Campus Center events, industry buzz and cool things our Student Members are up to nationally and around the globe.
  • I <3 I.D. BLOG
    • Our IIDA Student Blog is an international platform for design students to come together and share thoughts, comments and ideas. We post stories related to Interior Design, career searching, interview tips and everything in between.
  • Event Calendar
    • Whether it’s a large industry tradeshow or small networking party, you will know about it first hand from our online Event Calendar both nationally and locally
  • Professional Appellation
    • Similar to the LEED AP appellation after your name, the Student IIDA Member appellation demonstrates credibility to colleagues and prospective employers.
  • Career Center
    • Search for an internship or job nationally with our online career center and gain tips about writing a resume, portfolio, and interviewing
  • IIDA NE Portfolio Day – an annual event the chapter holds – learn more here

Apply for Membership!

Join now online for 2013 IIDA Student Membership (or download a printable version of the Student application.) Once you become a Member you’ll be eligible to participate in the national IIDA Student Mentoring Week Program. Be sure to have a copy of your student proof ready to upload.

Renewing Recent Grads:

Congratulations! Exclusively for graduating IIDA Student Members, we offer a special discounted rate to upgrade to Associate Membership. Find out more!

Questions about IIDA Student Membership?

Email our Director of Student Members | Ryanne Bradshaw