Luna Textiles Education Fund Award

Women in the design profession are invited to apply for the Anna Hernandez/Luna Textiles Education Fund Award. The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Foundation established the award to honor the memory of Anna Hernandez, the late founder and president of Luna Textiles, by advancing and celebrating the work of women in the interior design profession.

A candidate must be a female business owner whose firm specializes in interior design or product design. The recipient of the Anna Hernandez/Luna Textiles Education Fund Award will receive $5,000 on behalf of the IIDA Foundation.

Hernandez, founder, president, and CEO of the San Francisco–based manufacturer Luna Textiles, died in October 2016 of Alzheimer’s Disease at age 56. She had launched Luna Textiles in 1994 and was recognized as a leader in the commercial design industry. 

For full eligibility requirements and to apply, visit the IIDA website. The deadline to apply is January 31, 2018. The recipient must be available to accept the award during ICFF in New York, May 20-23, 2018. Contract magazine is media partner for this program.

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