GDC National Scholarship Awards

Full-time student designers across Canada enrolled in qualifying graphic design programs, who are also Student Members of the GDC are invited to apply.

The GDC scholarship program was initiated in 2003 to encourage and support students in taking their design education to a level that will help prepare them for professional practice.

Winners will receive scholarship awards applied directly to their tuition fees. The winning students are profiled on the GDC national website, the national newsletter and receive prominent coverage in Canada’s national design media. The awards are funded by Canada's top design-related companies.

$2,500 Veer Scholarship
$1,000 Adobe Scholarship
$1,000 Applied Arts Scholarship
$1,000 Aquent Scholarship

Judging takes place on 27 April 2008 in Saskatoon, Sask., following the GDC Annual General Meeting. Successful applicants will be announced on May 26, 2008 on the GDC website.

Deadline for submissions is April 18, 2008. Click here to download an application form and submit your work to:

GDC National Scholarship Program
c/o The Marketing Den
#3 - 3002 Louise Street
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada  S7J 3L8
Please use Tel (306) 373-6233 for shipping waybill only.

If you have questions, contact the GDC Administrative Director at 1-613-567-5400, toll-free at 1-877-496-4453 or by email to