Starting November 1, full- or part-time students can start applying for scholarships from the Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation (PGSF) for the 2022-2023 academic year. Scholarships are awarded to individuals interested in pursuing an education and career in the graphic communication industry.
The scholarship application period 2022-2023 runs from November 1, 2021 to May 1, 2022. Students are encouraged to apply early. Scholarship recipients will be notified in July and August 2022.
Last year, PGSF distributed $527,000 in scholarships to 185 recipients, the highest amount awarded by a PGSF Foundation in the past 20 years. Beneficiaries come from 100 colleges, technical schools, and universities across the United States.
More Scholarship Funding for the Next Generation of Graphic Communications
This year, the Printing and Imaging Association of Georgia (PIAG) is allocating more funding for the John Dillard Memorial Scholarships distributed by PGSF – $5,000, up from $3,000.
In addition, the $25,000 Allen Halvorsen Scholarship established in October 2021 in honor of veteran industry expert Allen Halvorsen will be available to students for the 2022-2023 academic year.
The requirements to be considered for a PGSF scholarship are:
- Application submitted by May 1, 2022
- two recommendations
- Official transcripts or transcript (for full-time students only)
- 3.0 GPA or better
- Enrolled in a print or graphics program at an art school, college, or university within the United States in the 2022-2023 school year, and
- The student must be pursuing a career in print technology, print management, graphic communications, or publishing.
Click here to start an application for a full-time education.
Click here to start applying for a part-time education.
Source: Foundation for Print and Graphics Scholarships
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