Value of ASID Membership
Practitioner members of ASID support the work of the Society to advance the impact of interior design and enhance the human experience.
ASID Practitioner members are entitled to use the ASID appellation, representing their expertise and dedication to the highest standards of excellence in design. They also receive exclusive discounts on products and services, including ASID educational programs, courses, and current research. Access to ASID resources helps practitioners grow in their careers and understand the latest innovations in the industry.
Members also have the opportunity to connect with potential clients and to showcase their design work and vision through ASID Awards programs, and to connect with their local design community through ASID Chapters nationwide.
ASID seeks to provide access to countless interior design products, services, programs and opportunities to help its members succeed both professionally and personally
➨ Appellation: the highest mark of professionalism in the industry.
➨ ASID Foundation: Funds scholarships and grants, as well as interior design research.
➨ Advocate by Design: Advocating for the profession of interior design on the federal, state, and local levels.
➨ Awards Recognition: Recognizes the exemplary achievements and outstanding service demonstrated by highly engaged members, chapters, student chapters, and industry partners annually.
➨ Business Support Services: The ASID Advantage program exists to help sole practitioners. Services provided by industry experts, in legal assistance, human resources, insurance, and much more…
✓ Advertising: ASID Advertising Opportunities.
✓ Contracts (Commercial and Residential): Comprehensive, customizable contracts
✓ Insurance Program: Coverages carefully designed to meet the unique needs of interior designers
✓ Trade Pricing and Discounts: Exclusive discounts on products and services
➨ Chapter Experience: Experience ASID locally, as well as participate in leadership roles to help shape and grow your local design community.
➨ Continuous Education: ASID supports the professional development of its members and the profession.
✓ The ASID Academy: Excellent resource for CEU courses. Available online, anytime, anywhere
✓ NCIDQ Exam Prep: Member Exclusive. NCIDQ exam prep resources for general information purposes only.
✓ WELL AP: Exclusive discount on WELL AP exam registration and related resources.
➨ Events: Locate ASID’s Events, including Featured Events.
➨ Find-a-Pro and Find-an-IP: Reach new clients and build your online presence.
➨ Industry Research: Focuses on the business impact, and the practice of design.
✓ Interior Design Salaries & Benefits Report
✓ Outlook and State of Interior Design Report
✓ Interior Design Billings Index
➨ Job Bank: Connects interior designers to the highest quality interior design opportunities (Pricing).
➨ Resource Center: Tools and resources members need to advance their careers and the profession.
✓Annual subscription to i+D, the Society’s joint North American publication with Interior Designers of Canada (IDC)
✓Access to Material ConneXion database of materials
➨ Sponsorship: National level sponsorship opportunities (Sponsorship Prospectus).
And much more…
ASID Industry Partner members have the opportunity to engage with designers on a national and local community level. They build relationships with the 46 ASID Chapters across the country by attending chapter meetings, events, and educational programs.
Through their interaction with ASID professionals, industry partners expand their knowledge of the interior design practice and increase their share of the marketplace. Through sponsorship opportunities, industry partners can align their company’s brand visibility through in-person networking, marketing activities, supporting research and educational initiatives, and various other touch points within the ASID design community.
ASID members have a history of supporting the companies that invest in the organization and its mission. Becoming an Industry Partner is the ultimate opportunity to build your brand in a community of leading and emerging interior designers and industry influencers.
✲ Industry Partner Specific Benefits: Download a complete benefits checklist HERE.
ASID Student members have many opportunities to engage with our expansive design community, including leading design practitioners and industry partner manufacturers, vendors, and suppliers. Access to leaders in the field helps students build their networks and develop lasting relationships.
Engaging with a variety of professionals in the design world helps students determine their career paths, and there are many ASID resources to give them the information they need to make crucial decisions for their future. In addition, the ASID student community gives students the chance to be inspired by their peers through numerous scholarship and award opportunities, programs, and events across the country.