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Thank you for visiting. This year we are postponing the application process for the safety of the applicants. We plan to restart applications in August of 2021.


  1. U.S. Citizen or resident.
  2. Junior or Senior in good standing enrolled in a four year college/university.
  3. Declared Major in textile field of study.
  4. Minimum 3.0 in core classes.
  5. Provide five photos of completed textile projects.
  6. Attach two letters of recommendation.
  7. Attach essay: 1000 words or less – where do you see yourself in five years?
  8. Recipient must be available to attend the annual banquet, April 4, 2020.
  9. Applicant must be available to video conference an interview February 22, 2020. Winner(s) will be announced when all interviews are complete.
  10. Winner(s) should be prepared to speak for up to 5 minutes at the award ceremony. During the award ceremony winner(s) should bring at least 1, up to all 5 of the projects submitted during the application process. 
  11. Winner(s) will need to provide a short (100 word) bio and a sign release for promotional purposes to have pictures and their name on our website list of winners.

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