During 2015, Hind Matar was one of 10 finalists shortlisted out of over 200 applicants from the Middle East for the Fashion Prize, an annual endowment granted to the most promising design talents from the Arab world. The endowment was formed by Style.com/Arabia in partnership with the Dubai Design and Fashion Council (DDFC) and Farfetch.
Award finalists and ultimate winners were selected based on demonstrable talent and capacity for future success by a selection committee comprising senior executives internationally.
Hind Matar received an International Design Award, Cadillac Design Challenge Fashion Prize, that merits innovation and celebrates the leading womenswear fashion designers from the Middle East. She was awarded a financial grant and her winning design was sold globally on Farfetch.com.