Grants of up to £1,500 each are available to help pay for costs associated with relevant training courses in printing, publishing, packaging and graphic arts.
The annual Print Futures Awards are open to people aged 18 to 30 years, who are resident in the UK and who:
- intend or are studying for a career in printing, publishing, packaging or graphic arts
- are already working in those sectors and would like to develop their workplace skills
- are apprentices or studying for NVQs in print-related organisations and need financial help while working and studying
The Awards are also open to BPIF graduates.
Past winners have used their Awards to help pay for pay things such as colour management courses, course fees and materials, a forklift and HGV driving course, childcare while studying, computers and design software, work placements, marketing courses, professional accreditation, and courses for speaking and presentation skills for work.
Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed in London on 5, 6 and 7 June and winners will receive their Awards in London on 20 July.
Download an application form:
Email applications to:
or by post to:
The Printing Charity,
Print Future Awards,
First Floor, Underwood House,
235 Three Bridges Road,
Crawley, West Sussex
T: 01293 649 366
The closing date for entries is 30 April 2017!