The Gutenberg Award recognizes exceptional achievement in the field of Graphic Arts. Awards are available for printed items, Web sites, and photographs. Entries may be submitted by graphic arts students at any educational level including those in university, college, community-college, post-secondary technical school, high school vocational, high school technology education, and junior high/middle school technology education programs. There are three different Gutenberg competitions: Print, Web Site, and Photography.
The Graphic Communications Education Association sponsors the Graphic Communications Week Poster Design Contest. The poster must be designed for Graphic Communications Week which typically revolves around Benjamin Franklin’s birthday (January 17). The theme could encompass anything that symbolizes the power and importance of printed communications.