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Pro Carton Young Designers Award 2020Pro Carton Young Designers Award 2020

The Pro Carton Young Designers Award is now one of Europe's leading annual young talent competitions for packaging design. It also plays a pioneering role in promoting sustainability as it focuses exclusively on cartonboard design!

PrintWeek Trainee of the YearPrintWeek Trainee of the Year

The PrintWeek Awards are the industry’s flagship Awards scheme and culminate in the largest awards dinner in the industry, where the winners are unveiled before 900-plus guests.

National Apprenticeship AwardsNational Apprenticeship Awards

The National Apprenticeship Awards, now in their 16th Year, showcase the diverse range of sectors engaged with apprenticeships, and the success stories of those who have embraced apprenticeships with zest.

Print Futures AwardsPrint Futures Awards

The Awards are grants of up to £1,500 to help individuals take their first role in the sector or develop their workplace skills to progress in their careers.

Drupa Apprentice AwardDrupa Apprentice Award

Win two days at drupa 2020 in Düsseldorf and meet the best companies in the industry from around the world!

Stationers Masters BursaryStationers Masters Bursary

Individuals looking to undertake the BPIF MSc in Management can apply to have a significant amount of their fees paid, thanks to a £6000 Bursary from The Stationers' Foundation, funded by The Printing Charity.

Victor Watson TrophyVictor Watson Trophy

This Award recognises a Young Person of Outstanding Achievement. The nominator and nominee do not have to be associated with any particular organisation. The recipient of the trophy will be encouraged to apply for a Printing Charity bursary of £1,500.


Kathy Woodward Award for Learning – sponsored by WebmartKathy Woodward Award for Learning – sponsored by Webmart

Launched in 2015 in memory of the BPIF's much loved CEO Kathy Woodward, who sadly passed away in 2014, the £1,000 Award - sponsored by Webmart - supports individuals in the print, packaging and graphic design industries to further their careers.