April 15th, 2013
The Graphic Arts Education and Research Foundation (GAERF) has announced the launch of the GAERF 2013 Student Design Competition, themed “Forever Print.” This annual contest, in its fifth year, challenges students to demonstrate their creativity and skill by producing a printed product that in today’s world cannot be replaced by electronic media. All students who attend recognized high school or postsecondary institutions in the continental United States who are studying in a graphic communications/printing, advertising, graphic design or interactive media program can enter.
First-place winners and their instructors will receive a two-day trip, all expenses paid, to attend PRINT 13 in Chicago, Ill. The winning students will receive an award of $2,000 presented at PRINT 13 during Career Awareness Day on September 12, 2013. Second-place winners will be awarded $1,500, and the third-place winners will receive $1,000 and will receive their awards via USPS delivery by September 30, 2013. All student entries will be showcased online at: www.graphicCOMMcentral.org, and also in PRINT 13′s Education Main Street pavilion.
If you have questions, please contact Eileen Cassidy at 703/264-7200 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit: www.graphicCOMMcentral.org. The entry deadline is June 14, 2013.
October 31st, 2011
February 1, 2012 is the deadline for the entries to the SkillsUSA National Conference Pin and T-shirt competitions. This event is open to all paid student members of SkillsUSA. This is a great way to have a student and advisor from your state recognized in front of a national audience. A plaque for the teacher and student, plus a school grant to the advisor of the winning student will be announced at a later date. Rules are in the membership kit and are also posted on the SkillsUSA website at: www.skillsusa.org/compete/pindesign.shtml. Questions may be directed to Heidi Ambrose at 703-737-0615 or to email@example.com.
September 1st, 2009
February 1, 2010 is the deadline for the entries to the SkillsUSA National Conference Pin and T-Shirt competition. This event is open to all paid student members of SkillsUSA. What a great way to have a student and advisor from your state recognized in front of a national audience. Paid registration to nationals, a plaque for teacher and student, plus a school grant to the advisor of the winning student will be announced at a later date. Rules are in the Membership Kit and are also posted on the SkillsUSA Web site at: www.skillsusa.org/compete/other.shtml.
Questions may be directed to Karen Perrino at 703-737-0610 or to firstname.lastname@example.org.