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Are you passionate about shaping the future of the design and built environment industry? Do you have valuable skills and expertise to contribute to our community? If so, we invite you to apply to be the next generation of committee leaders and members for the ASID!

ASID thrives on the dedication and commitment of our volunteers, who play a crucial role in addressing the issues impacting design and the built environment. As a committee volunteer, you'll have the opportunity to share your time, skills, and expertise while making a meaningful difference within our ASID community.

Here's why you should consider volunteering:

  1. Impactful Contribution: Your involvement as a committee volunteer allows you to directly contribute to ASID's success by addressing key issues and advancing initiatives within the industry.
  2. Networking Opportunities: Collaborate and network with exemplary members of the design community, forging valuable connections that can enhance your professional growth and development.
  3. Personal Growth: Gain valuable experience, skills, and insights as you work side by side with industry leaders, furthering your own growth and expertise in the process.
  4. Fun and Connection: Volunteering with ASID isn't just about work – it's also about building relationships and connecting with like-minded individuals who share your passion for design and the built environment.

We're looking for enthusiastic individuals who are ready to make a difference and contribute their unique perspectives to our committees. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your career, we welcome your participation and commitment.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to shape the future of ASID and the design industry at large. Apply now to become a committee volunteer and be part of our vibrant community!


  • Applications Open: March 28, 2024 
  • Applications Due: April 17, 2024 
  • Volunteers Informed: May 22, 2024 
  • Volunteer Training: GATHER: Catalyst from August 11-13, 2024 

Application Information 

Here is what to expect from the application. 

  • Applicant, Background & Previous Leadership Experience: Submit information on your background, including any previous leadership experience.
  • Committee Selections, Applicant Skills & Statement of Interest: You may select up to 3 committees of interest; note, however, that you can only serve on 1 committee. If you are a current ASID Committee volunteer, you may apply to your current committee or select a new committee for FY25. Share your skill set for a given committee. Provide a statement of interest on how you will contribute to a committee if selected. 
  • Committee Leadership Interest: You may apply to serve as a Committee Chair or Chair-Elect for FY25. 
  • Volunteer Agreement: Agree to the same terms and conditions regarding volunteer service, compliance with ASID’s Code of Ethics, conflict of interest, ownership of intellectual property, and operations.   
  • Opportunity to Self-Identify: Optional questions to self-identify for record keeping and reporting. The information provided will not be used in the evaluation process or provided to the application jury. 



Any individual ASID member in good standing may apply to be a committee volunteer.  

  • If selected for a committee, ASID membership must be maintained during term. 
  • All ASID members may apply including Professional, Allied, and Associate Practitioners, Educators, Students, and Affiliate Members.  
  • Any member who receives member benefits through a partnership including Industry, Firm, Higher Education, and Affiliate Partners may apply.  
  • Individuals that are not current ASID members may apply. If selected for a committee, the volunteer must become an ASID member within 30 days of being selected (by June 21, 2024). 


The Call for Volunteers application portal is not linked to asid.org. All applicants must create an account to access the application. Click “Register” at the top of the page to establish your account.


Questions? Please contact us at volunteers@asid.org

1152 15th St. NW, Suite 910 Washington, D.C. 20005
Phone: 202-546-3480 | Fax: 202-546-3240