Innovative Interior Design Education Awards

In 2010, CIDA introduced the Innovative Interior Design Education Competition. This annual competition is open to faculty members from CIDA-accredited interior design programs. Awards recognize and celebrate innovative teaching and program-related practices that advance the cause of excellence in interior design education.
Following, sorted by year, are links to award winning entries.

2013

First Place
Tilanka Chandrasekera from Oklahoma State University, OK

Merit Winners
Dr. Tasoulla Hadjiyanni from University of Minnesota, MN
Deborah Schneiderman from Pratt Institute, NY

Honorable Mention
Elizabeth Lockwood from The Art Institute of Portland, OR

2012

First Place
Sarah Strauss from Pratt Institute, NY

Merit Winners
Stephanie Brooker from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC
Lauren Baumbach from Philadelphia University, PA

2011

First Place
Jason Meneely from the University of Florida, FL

Merit Winners
Peter Benarcik from Bellevue College, WA
Sheryl Kasak from Pratt Institute, NY

Honorable Mention
Hyung Chan Kim from Kansas State University, KS

2010

First Place
Mark Mappala from Bellevue College, WA

Merit Winners
Kathy Ankerson from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Nancy Kwallek from The University of Texas at Austin

Honorable Mention
Igor Siddiqui from The University of Texas at Austin