Recognition

International Achievement Awards

The International Achievement Awards recognize outstanding and innovative projects representing the latest accomplishments in design and manufacture incorporating specialty fabrics. The 29-category competition, sponsored by IFAI since 1946, is an excellent opportunity for IFAI members and non-members to display work, gain professional recognition and become distinguished on an international level. Learn more.

Honored Life Members

Honored Life Member (HLM) is a designation given to individuals for meritorious or outstanding work accomplished for the association and / or for exceptional accomplishments or extraordinary achievement while serving as an officer of the association. Learn more.

    Chairman's Award

    The Chairman’s Award, formerly called the President’s Award of Merit, is only given when the IFAI chairman of the board feels there is an individual worthy of special recognition for his or her unique contribution to the industry. View list of recipients.