Furniture Design Competition

The Bienenstock Furniture Library’s passion for education has enabled the Scholarship Program to reach hundreds of students and encourage education within the design and furniture industries. It is our desire to promote the best scholarship competition each year. The Furniture Design Competition design goal will be to complete a chair of original design to a set of requirements and specifications provided below.  The Furniture Design category first place winner will be awarded a $5000.00 scholarship and receive national publicity for themselves and their school.  The furniture design category second place winner will receive a $1,500.00 scholarship.  The first place winner’s design school or department will receive a check for $1000.00.

Interior Design Competition

This national competition is open to all junior, senior, or graduate students enrolled in a design school in the United States. The interior design competition design goal will be to complete a residential and commercial project to a set of specifications that are provided. The interior design category first place winner will be awarded a $5,000.00 scholarship and receive national publicity for themselves and their school. The interior design category second place winner will receive a $1,500.00 scholarship. The first place winner’s design school or department will receive a check for $1000.00.

The design competition is sponsored in part by The International Society of Furniture Designers and The American Society of Interior Designers.