Frederick D. Kagy Education Award of Excellence Nomination Procedures

  1. Complete the nomination form.
  2. Provide a 500-word summary of the school’s program, including a mission statement, objectives, etc.
  3. Provide a detailed description of the nominated program, explaining the following basic areas:
  4. How the program maintains a close partnership with the graphic communications industry
  5. What activities are built into the program that monitor its ability to meet the needs of the industry
  6. How the program is updated regularly to keep it relevant
  7. Activities of the program instructors that support their strong professional leadership roles
  8. The use of innovative techniques in the program
  9. Provide biographical sketches and/or résumés of senior personnel. Include information on the qualifications of these individuals that contribute to the excellence of the program.
  10. Include three letters from companies, organizations, or schools in your area that support the nomination.
  11. Additional supporting information and materials are not required but are welcomed.

Submit all required and supplemental material to:

Kayleigh Smith
Printing Industries of America
301 Brush Creek Road
Warrendale, PA 15086
ksmith (at)
Fax: 412-749-9890
The deadline for nominations is October 31, 2016.

Published on Thursday, May 14, 2009 (updated 10/13/2016)