Asheville DesignBuild Studio


A summer studio for students interested in Design and Construction

Application Instructions

1.  Complete this application by filling in the fields below and clicking “Submit.”

2.  In addition to completing the online form, the following must be  This form must be returned with the following:

a)  application
b)  $15 nonrefundable application fee
c)  essay
d)  resume & photo
e)  portfolio or samples of work,
f)  experience
g)  references
h)  medical information.

3.  All forms and application fee must be received by May 1, 2017. Application may be e-mailed to chris@ashevilledesigncenter.orgIncomplete applications will not be considered.  Applications will only be considered when application fee is paid in full. Application fees can be paid online by clicking on our Donate Page. Make sure to enter “DBS Application Fee” in the Designation field.

Checks can be mailed to:

Asheville Design Center
PO Box 1524
Asheville, NC 28802

(Please make checks payable to “Asheville Design Center”)

2017 DesignBuild Studio Application

  • Section I - Student Information

    Application Deadline: May 1, 2017
  • First | Middle | Last
  • Section II - Experience

    Provide information about your background and experiences.
  • PDF files are encouraged.
  • Please provide a portfolio or samples of your work to demonstrate your interests, skills and abilities (up to 10 pages). File sizes less than 10 MB can be submitted electronically. Files greater than 10 MB must be put on disk and sent via postal mail.
  • Briefly describe any experiences that have stimulated or enhanced your interest in design (i.e. foreign travels, group projects, student organizations, community outreach, etc.).
  • Section III - References

    Please provide three (3) references from people who can speak to your skillset(s). These references will be contacted during the selection process.
  • Name, Relationship, Phone, Email
  • Name, Relationship, Phone, Email
  • Name, Relationship, Phone, Email
  • Section IV - Medical Information

    All medical information will be kept confidential.
  • Please provide name & address of your health care plan.
  • Do you have any health or medical conditions that may preclude you from fully participating in the studio? If so, briefly describe these conditions, which will be kept confidential.
  • Section V -Verification

    I hereby certify that the above information is complete and accurate.
  • Please type your full legal name.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Submit this completed form and a send a $15 nonrefundable application fee to Asheville Design Center, PO Box 1524, Asheville, NC 28802

    Digital applications will be sent to Chris Joyell, Executive Director ( Please call to confirm digital applications have been received. 828-782-7894.
  • Application Deadline: May 1, 2017