The BuildASign Scholarship

The BuildASign scholarship program is seeking candidates involved in leadership and community. We're awarding up to $3,000 annually to support continued education and training beyond high school.

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Level: High school students entering first year of college or current undergraduate or graduate student.

Occurs: Bi-annually

Applicants: Must be legal US residents.
Must be currently enrolled full-time at an
accredited university in the US.

Award: $1,500 each spring and fall
semester for first-time freshmen or
existing students.
Application Deadline:
Spring: April 29, 2016
Fall: November 18, 2016

Application Requirements:

Essay - A core value at BuildASign is innovation, which sometimes comes from unlikely places.
In an essay between 500 and 750 words, tell us about a time you did one of the following:

  • Challenged a commonly held belief or idea
  • Created something new to solve a problem
  • Persevered through rejection

High School or College Transcript - 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA required

Reference - One letter of recommendation

Selection Criteria

  • Participation and leadership in community and school activities
  • Must have a 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher
  • Originality and creativity of essay submission

By submitting an entry, applicants acknowledge that they have read and agree to the full terms and conditions of the scholarship.

About BuildASign:

BuildASign was founded in 2005 with one goal in mind, revolutionize the printing industry. We combined sign-making expertise, innovative technology, and exceptional customer service to transform a centuries-old industry for today's customer. Today we manage over 25 different website properties including our flagship,,, a custom canvas printing solution and, our custom apparel line.

Contact Info:

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