Young Signmaker of the Year

Product of the Year 2017 – Button-Fix

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Young people are the future of the sign industry in the UK.  This award, sponsored by Roland DG,  highlights the contribution young people are making to the industry and seeks to reinforce the need to continue to recruit and train young people across the industry.

This year, for the first time, the Young Signmaker category will reward successful entrants with cash prizes in addition to their certificates and trophies.

Three entrants will be shortlisted by the judges.  The overall winner will receive a cheque or vouchers for £300.00 while the two runners-up will each receive a cheque/vouchers for £100.00.

Entry criteria

  • Entrants must be nominated by their employer/supervisor or by a recognised trainer/training provider.
  •  The category is open to all young people working in the sign industry, including graduate entrants.  Entrants should be aged 25 or under.
  • Nominators should provide a resumé of the candidate’s career to date, stating why you feel the candidate should be considered for the award.
  • Where candidates have completed, or are undertaking, specific  training, such as an Apprenticeship in Sign Making or equivalent, please provide details of qualifications/standards achieved together with, if possible, a brief testimonial from the college or training provider.
  • Please also provide brief details of work / projects that the candidate has completed or has made a significant contribution to. Up to four hi-res images (1 – 2MB) of this work may be submitted.
  • Please provide a photograph of the candidate.

Closing date for receipt of entries is FRIDAY, AUGUST 20TH