The Karen Kane Scholarship Competition

FIDM & Karen Kane Collaborated to Award a Full One-Year Scholarship

FIDM and Karen Kane, the Los Angeles-based women's sportswear brand sold in most major department stores and 550 specialty boutiques across the United States, teamed up in 2012 for the exciting Karen Kane Scholarship Competition which concluded in March 2013. View our Karen Kane Scholarship Competition Winners Gallery.

Images above are from the DEBUT 2012 Runway Show. Students were given an opportunity to work with famed designer Karen Kane who challenged the designers to create a Little Black Dress. The winning designs will be featured in an upcoming collection.

Get to Know Karen Kane

Fashion Designer Karen Kane is a graduate of FIDM and a member of the college's Advisory Board. Known for its easy, California-influenced lifestyle, the Karen Kane collection is predominantly manufactured in the USA and has showrooms located in New York, Dallas, and Downtown Los Angeles. To learn more about Karen Kane's rise to success in the fashion industry, go to FIDM Faces. To learn more about FIDM's Fashion Design major, visit the FIDM Fashion Design page and fill out a contact form to request more information.