SGIA Introduces New Scholarships for Post-Secondary Students
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Press release from the issuing company
Funds to help further education of the future specialty imaging workforce
Fairfax, Virginia - In conjunction with the Specialty Graphic Imaging Foundation (SGIF), a nonprofit educational affiliate of SGIA, the Association is proud to announce a new scholarship program for students who plan to attend a post-secondary education program in the fall of 2016.
Supported by generous donations from endowment investors and industry leaders, the SGIA Scholarship Program will award $2,000 to five student recipients. Applicants will complete a rigorous application process, and scholarship winners will be carefully selected by the SGIA Education Committee.
Student applicants are reviewed based on their scholastic achievement, application essay, participation in extracurricular activities, achievements and work experience, and academic and professional recommendations. They must be a student of an active SGIA Educator Member and committed to pursuing a career within the growing imaging community.
The application deadline is April 15, 2016. For more information about the SGIA Scholarship Program and how to enter, contact Erin Nuss, SGIA's Associate Manager of Education.
SGIA - Supporting the Leaders of the Digital & Screen Printing Community
"Specialty imaging" comprises digital imaging, screen printing and the many other imaging technologies SGIA members use, including those they'll tap in the future. These are the imaging processes and technologies employed to create new products and to enhance existing products including point-of-purchase displays, printed electronics, membrane switches, signs, advertisements, garments, containers and vehicles. Make the most of your specialty imaging business.
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