Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation

The Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation (PGSFis a not-for-profit, private, graphics industry-directed organization that dispenses undergraduate college and technical school scholarships and graduate fellowship assistance to talented men and women interested in graphic communication careers. Our recipients include full time students as well as those working who seek additional education in our industry.

Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation has coordinated the printing industry’s largest scholarship program since its inception in 1956. Individuals, companies, and associations provide both annual and endowed scholarship funds to PGSF, which administers the scholarship and fellowship programs for the industry.
The purpose of our organization is to connect interested students, those currently working who seek additional training, present & past recipients, donors, educators, and industry professionals with PGSF, as well as discuss issues and ideas for the greater Print and Graphic Communications industry.

For more information contact us at 866-566-PGSF (7473) or email us scholarships@pgsf.org


Annual Amount

Varies

Additional Selection Criteria

FULL-TIME STUDENTS:

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS OR STUDENTS ALREADY ENROLLED IN A POST-SECONDARY PROGRAM

  • A full-time status (Full-time status defined as someone who is registered in 12 or more credits per term)
  • Must be pursuing a career in printing technology, printing management, graphic communication, packaging, or publishing.
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA or better.
  • Will be or is enrolled in a printing or graphics program at a technical school, college or university within the United States.

PART-TIME STUDENTS:

INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED BY A GRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY AND ARE SEEKING ADDITIONAL EDUCATION

  • Must be enrolled in a printing or graphics program at a technical school, college or university within the United States.
  • Intend to continue a career in graphic communications, printing technology, printing management, packaging or publishing.
  • Confirmation of your eligibility must be confirmed by your employer and are required for submission by May 1.
  • Must be currently employed by a company in the graphic communications industry.  This may be a service provider or a supplier to the industry.
  • No transcripts or GPA are required for the initial application.  If awarded, in order to be considered for scholarship renewal, the recipient must achieve and maintain a cumulative 3.0 or higher GPA.  Grades are to be submitted upon completion of coursework and sent to PGSF.

Application Process

For full-time application, go to:  https://apply.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarships/pgsffulltimestudent2022

For part-time application, go to:  https://apply.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarships/pgsfparttimestudent2022

FULL-TIME:

  • Application must be completed and submitted by May 1, 2022.
  • Your official transcripts or a copy of your official transcripts must be submitted through the application site or sent to PGSF.
  • Two recommendations are required.  Simply enter their e-mail address and we will contact them for you.  (Please give your referral enough time to submit before the application site closes).

PART-TIME:

  • Application must be completed and submitted by May 1, 2022.
  • Scholarships maybe awarded for part-time study or for online-only programs.
  • Application must indicate the courses planned on taking and the costs of the courses.  This information will be used to establish the amount of any award.



Deadline

May 1, 2022

Notification

July and August prior to the school year

For the application or more information go to:
https://www.pgsf.wp1.openfunction.website/scholarship-application