Professional Members form the core of membership of IFI. This category of membership represents the professional body of IFI and determines the actions undertaken by IFI through their voting status. Professional Members are National Professional Associations of Interior Architects/Designers representing their territory/country. Annual membership fees are US $1,000*.
Professional associations and organizations comprised of Interior Architects/Designers representing their country/territory who are not yet eligible to become Professional Members. Limited in time, Provisional Members are expected to apply for Professional status upon obtaining qualifying status. Annual membership fees are US $1,000*.
Educational institutions, academic departments/schools and/or research groups who are involved in teaching and researching Interior Architecture and Interior Design. Annual membership fees are US $750*.
Associations/Organizations whose primary objective is the promotion of design such as design centers, museums, trade shows, exhibition venues, expositions and award programs. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
Multi-national, regional and local Interior Architecture/Design practices/firms and/or related firms with a dedicated Interior Architecture/Design division, such as commercial, hospitality, transportation, institutional, healthcare and retail. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
Multi-national, regional and local government bodies including educational, scientific, economic and cultural divisions involved in design-related or built environment issues; design advocacy councils and trade commissions. Government members are uniquely positioned to work with IFI in the development and implementation of design policy. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
Established Associations/Organizations/Institutions committed to design that do not fit into other categories of membership. Annual membership fees are US $2,500*.
*All first time members must pay a US $1,000 administration fee.
For potential Professional and Provisional Members experiencing national economic hardship, please note Financial Hardship Membership applicability, found in each respective category application.