The Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship is sponsored by the EDSF Board of Directors and administered by EDSF.
The scholarship is not renewable and there is a separate application form to be filled out.
The available award is $2,000 and the application period starts on January 15th and finishes on May 1st.
You are supposed to submit all the material prior to the deadline.
The number of recipients is just one, so you should try your luck.
Maybe you will be that lucky winner among so many people applying for the Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship.
If you are wondering whether you are eligible for the Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship, you have to have in mind the fact that applicants must have an interest in a career within the document management and graphic communication industry, they need to have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be full-time students attending an accredited college or university.
The eligibility is restricted to students studying Graphics, Graphic Arts and Printing.
Eligible grade levels for the Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship are High School Senior, College Freshman, College Sophomore and College Junior.
Those who are not eligible for the Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship should not apply, as their application will be rejected.
How to Apply
If you consider yourself eligible for the Andy and Julie Plata Honorary Scholarship, you should not waste your time, but apply for this scholarship right away by completing the application which can be found on the EDSF official website, and by filling it out you will not only apply for this scholarship, but for all the other industry scholarships administered by EDSF.
The process of applying for this scholarship, besides the submission of the application form, requires that you provide an essay in which you will speak about your community service and why you are an ideal candidate for this award.
Furthermore, transcripts from the previously finished schools and two letters of recommendation from teachers who can say why you are a good match for this award are required.