These annual Awards are cash grants of up to £1,500 each to help pay for costs associated with training courses for careers in printing, publishing, packaging or graphic arts.
The sponsors – The Printing Charity, the British Printing Industries Federation (BPIF), SAXOPRINT, St Bride Foundation, John Crosfield Foundation, Unite the Union GPM & IT Sector, and The Book Trade Charity – are calling for entries to the 2016 Print Futures Awards.
The Print Futures Awards are open to people resident in the UK aged 16 to 30 years who:
- intend or are studying for a career in printing, publishing, packaging or graphic arts in the UK.
- are already working in those sectors in the UK and would like to undertake courses or training sessions to develop their workplace skills.
- are apprentices or studying for NVQs in print-related organisations and need help with travel and living expenses while studying.