GRFDA Scholarship Winner
Senior Furniture Design major Matt Wilder is the 2010 recipient of the Grand Rapids Furniture Designers Association Scholarship. The GRFDA has been a supporter of Kendall's Furniture Design Program for more than 50 years. At their December meeting, a $1500 scholarship is awarded to a promising student in his or her final year of study in the Furniture Design program at Kendall.
Officially organized nearly eighty years ago, the Grand Rapids Furniture Designers Association is the oldest organization of furniture designers in the United States. It maintains high standards in the design profession, and promotes friendship and educational work in the field of furniture design. With nearly ninety members, the group meets five times a year.