The Graphic Communications industry is very supportive of future workers eduction. Below are several links to scholarship applications within Illinois.

The Illinois Graphic Communications Scholarship Consortium (IGCSC) Scholarship Form (for Illinois residents)
The Illinois Graphic Communications Scholarship Consortium (IGCSC) aims to help support high potential college students seeking a career in the graphic communications industry. Several print organizations are working together to fund this scholarship. These organizations are: Ben Franklin Scholarship, GLGA Education Foundation Scholarship (Illinois) and Graphic Communications Guild Scholarship.

Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation (PGSF) Scholarship
Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation (PGSF) is a not-for-profit, private, industry-directed organization that dispenses undergraduate college scholarships and graduate fellowship assistance to talented men and women interested in graphic communication careers. The mission of the PGSF is "To strengthen the print and graphic communication industry by providing scholarship assistance."

The Electronic Document Systems Foundation (EDSF) Scholarship
The Electronic Document Systems Foundation (EDSF) is the only foundation dedicated to enhancing the value and relevance of document and graphic communications worldwide. As a nonprofit, tax-exempt international charitable organization, our goals are to be a catalyst for education and research initiatives and to increase awareness of the emerging trends and issues that influence the industry

Flexography Technical Association (FTA) Scholarship
The Foundation of FTA (FFTA) is committed to promoting and advancing the flexographic printing process. To demonstrate this commitment, FFTA and its affiliates provide more than $25,000 annually toward scholarships for both students and industry professionals.

FFTA Scholarship
Since 1982, the Foundation of Flexographic Technical Association (FFTA) has been providing financial aid to students who demonstrate an interest in the fields of flexography and/or graphic communications. These scholarships are highly coveted and are available only to a select number of students.

SGIA Scholarship Program
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.
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