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Gravure Education Foundation

The Gravure Education Foundation (GEF), part of the Gravure Association of America, holds an annual scholarship competition for students interested in, or studying, the gravure process.


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2011 GEF/Flint Group Technical Writing Competition


2011 GEF/Flint Group Technical Writing Competition


For the Flint Group Award for Technical Achievement.

Encouraging scholarly writing of technical subjects related to the gravure printing process. Three winners will be selected. In addition to a cash prize, all winners will receive the GEF/Flint Ink Award for Technical Achievement, including :

* An invitation to GEF’s Educators’ Breakfast in September.
* Acknowledgment in GRAVURE Magazine.
* Publication of the winning research papers on the GAA Website.

APPLICATION: Download

DEADLINE: March 15, 2011

For more information: http://www.gaa.org/gravure-education-foundation



2009 GEF Scholarships

Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student at any one of the GEF-funded colleges or universities listed ion this Web site. This includes enrollment at either a GEF-designated Gravure Resource Center or Educational Partner Program.

Applicant must be a sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student at the time the scholarship is awarded. A declared major in Printing, Graphic Arts, or Graphic Communications must be demonstrated.

Applicant must exhibit scholarly performance and demonstrate academic success in his or her studies. A GPA of 3.0 or greater (on a 4.0 scale) is required.

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GEF CORPORATE LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS
  THE CERUTTI GROUP
OMNOVA SOLUTION
GRAFIKAMERICA & IMC AMERICA
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GRAVURE PUBLISHING COUNCIL SCHOLARSHIP
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HALLMARK GRAPHIC ARTS SCHOLARSHIP
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TOYO INK INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
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WERNER B. THIELE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
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LEON C. HART MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION: Download

DEADLINE
: May 31, 2009 All scholarship applications must be submitted by U.S. Mail. Faxed and e-mailed applications will not be accepted.

For more information: http://www.gaa.org/GEF/gef-scholarship.html

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2009 GEF/Flint Group Technical Writing Competition


2009 GEF/Flint Group Technical Writing Competition


All full-time college or university students in either an undergraduate or graduate program are eligible to submit technical research papers. All work must be completed prior to graduation. Competition Guidelines: Contestants submit technical research papers that address any aspect of gravure technology. The selected topic must be addressed comprehensively and in detail. Use of graphs and illustrations is strongly encouraged.

APPLICATION: Download

DEADLINE: February 13, 2009

For more information: http://www.gaa.org/GEF/gef-technical-writing-comp.html

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PLGA Educational Foundation

The Packaging and Label Gravure Association Global (PLGA Global) is the leading packaging, label, and product printing/converting educational association for promoting the gravure printing process and educating its target audiences.


2008 PLGA Scholarship

AWARD: One (1) scholarship in the amount of $2,000 is awarded annually.

Applicant must be a sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student at the time the scholarship is awarded. A declared major in Printing, Graphic Arts, or Graphic Communications must be demonstrated.

Applicant must exhibit scholarly performance and demonstrate academic success in his or her studies. A GPA of 3.0 or greater (on a 4.0 scale) is required.

Applicant must demonstrate leadership development efforts through clubs or associations, sports, community participation, or volunteer activity.

APPLICATION: Download

DEADLINE
: October 15, 2008 Scholarship applications may be submitted via mail or e-mail. Please submit your completed application to:

Laura Wayland-Smith Hatch, Executive Director
PLGA Global Educational Foundation
7580 Salmon Creek Road
Williamson, NY 14589-9510
Laurah@gravurexchange.com

For more information: http://www.plgaeducationalfdn.org/index.html



2008 PLGA Internship Grant Program

AWARD: A maximum of ten (10) $1,000 Gravure Internship Grants will be awarded annually —$500 payable upon acceptance of the application and $500 payable upon verification of successful completion of the internship by the company and receipt of a report on the internship written by the intern.

Applicant must be a sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student at the time the scholarship is awarded. A declared major in Printing, Graphic Arts, or Graphic Communications must be demonstrated.

Applicant must exhibit scholarly performance and demonstrate academic success in his or her studies. A GPA of 3.0 or greater (on a 4.0 scale) is required.

Applicant must provide proof of acceptance into an internship program with a gravure-related company.

APPLICATION: Download

DEADLINE
:Gravure Internship Grant applications and reports may be submitted via mail or e-mail and should be sent to:

Laura Wayland-Smith Hatch, Executive Director
PLGA Global Educational Foundation
7580 Salmon Creek Road
Williamson, NY 14589-9510
Laurah@gravurexchange.com

For more information: http://www.plgaeducationalfdn.org/index.html

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GEF Resource Center (RIT)

RIT  


2008 GEF Resouce Center Scholarships (RIT)


There is a scholarship opportunity only for RIT students: a Gravure Research award. A total of $2,200 will be awarded to no fewer than two full-time RIT undergraduate and graduate students in the 2008-9 academic year. If you have any questions, please contact Prof. Robert Chung at rycppr@rit.edu.

APPLICATION: Download

DEADLINE: May 31, 2008

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Scholarship Winners

Catagory
Year
Winners
GEF Resource Center
2007-2008
Joe Scheember
Sri Hemanth Prakhya
PLGA
2007-2008
Sri Hemanth Prakhya
GEF Scholarships
2006-2007
Berk Yilancioglu
Yu-Hsiang Yang
Shivasankar Vijayasekaran
GEF Scholarships
2005-2006
Dimitrios Ploumidis
Ali AlMahr
Rebecca
Light
PLGA
2005-2006
Rebecca Light
GEF Scholarships
2004-2005
Andrew Bigelow
Lorena Paniagua

 

 
     
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