Scholarships for Graphic Communication Majors

Those intent on pursuing a career in such areas as graphic design, web design, advertising or printing might seek to obtain a degree in graphic communications. Fortunately, these students can apply for various scholarships designed specifically for graphic communications majors. The main source of graphic communications scholarships are private, professional organizations and foundations, including the Graphic Communications Scholarship, Award and Career Advancement Foundation; Association of Graphic Solutions Providers; Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation; and American Institute of Graphic Artists. Several of these awards are merit-based; some ask that students submit a portfolio of their work. Applications for many of these funds are available online. Scholarships are generally up to $5,000 and can be one-time or annual awards. Schools with graphic communications departments or programs can also provide scholarships; these are typically based on academic achievement and need. Refer to the list below to find more details about the various scholarships and their sources available to graphic communications majors.

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View Details Donate to the Charlie Corr Memorial Scholarship Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|Document Management|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Scholarship was established in honor of Charlie Corr, a great advocate and leader of the printing industry to support outstanding full-time student committed to pursuing a career in the document management and graphic communications marketplace.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Don F. Lowe Scholarship Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|
  • School (College): Attend |California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (CA)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|Master's-level study|
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The Don F. Lowe Scholarship is one of the scholarships administered by EDSF. This program is sponsored by Franchise Services, Inc. to honor Don Lowe, CEO of Franchise Services, Inc., the parent company of Sir Speedy and PIP. The scholarship is intended for a student attending California Polytechnic State University and be pursuing a degree in Graphic Communication.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Franchise Services, Inc. PIP Scholarship Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|
  • School (College): Attend |California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (CA)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|Master's-level study|
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The Franchise Services, Inc. PIP Scholarship is one of the scholarships administered by EDSF. This program is sponsored by Franchise Services, Inc. in honor of the PIP franchisee of the year. The scholarship is intended for a student attending California Polytechnic State University and be pursuing a degree in Graphic Communication.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details PICA Foundation Scholarships Foundation of the Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA), Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Community College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship provides financial assistance to students of graphic communications or graphic arts & imaging technology at community colleges and universities in North & South Carolina.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation (PGSF) Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|Printing|Printing Technology|Printing Management|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Accredited Technical School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Post-secondary|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details The Educational Endowment Fund Foundation of the Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA), Inc.
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  • 1 award
  • n/a
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  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology|
  • Residence: Live in |South Carolina|
  • School (College): |Community College|North Carolina|Clemson University (SC)|Appalachian State University (NC)|Chowan University (NC)|
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The Educational Endowment Fund was established in 1988 by the PICA Foundation. The fund is also known as Edgar H. Snider Memorial Scholarship at Clemenson University. The fund gives financial support to students pursuing graphic communications or graphic arts & imaging technology at community colleges and universities in North & South Carolina.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details PICA/Treadaway Scholarship Foundation of the Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA), Inc.
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|
  • School (College): Attend |Central Piedmont Community College (NC)|Forsyth Tech Community College (NC)|Lenoir Community College (SC)|Midlands Technical Community College (SC)|Spartanburg Community College (SC)|Trident Technical College (SC)|Catawba Valley Community College (NC)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The PICA/Treadaway Scholarship provides a $500-$1,000 fund given to a graphic communications student at the community college level. The scholarship was established in memory of Bill Treadaway. Bill served as PICA president from 1963 to 1991.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Edgar H. Snider Memorial Scholarship Foundation of the Printing Industry of the Carolinas (PICA), Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Graphic Communication|Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology|
  • School (College): Attend |Clemson University (SC)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Edgar H. Snider Memorial Scholarship is a four-year scholarship program established by the PICA Foundation in 1988. The program aims to provide financial support to graphic communications or graphic arts and imaging technology students. The applicants must be attending college at community colleges and universities in the North and South Carolina.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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