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Print & Graphics Scholarship Foundation Now Accepting Applications for 2013-14

By Sierra Siemer on February 5, 2013

To be eligible to compete for one of the scholarship awards, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Pursuing a career in graphic communications, printing technology, printing management or publishing.
  • A high school senior or high school graduate.
  • A student who is enrolled in a two- or four-year accredited graphic or printing program at a technical school, college or university within the United States.
  • Applicant must be a full-time student. (Full-time status defined as someone who is registered in 12 or more credits per term)
  • Be able to maintain a cumulative g.p.a of 3.0 or higher.

Scholarship acceptance and renewal would be contingent on students maintaining a connection on Facebook and giving back by building PGSF awareness through the Facebook community.

If you agree to the above guidelines, you may complete the on-line application here.

All applications and letters of recommendations must be submitted online between November 1 and April 1st.

The PGSF Board of Directors approved $375,000 to be awarded for scholarships in the 2012–2013 academic years.

The average scholarship amount is $2,000 per student. Gutenberg level scholarships are $5,000. All scholarships are renewable up to four years if you continue to meet the above requirements.

Students can now easily apply for a scholarship with PGSF online. If you have any questions about the new application, please email

The application can be found here and applicants have until April 1, 2013, to apply for a scholarship. Criteria and more information about the scholarship can be found here.

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