The Society of Typographic Aficionados is pleased to announce the fourth annual SOTA Catalyst Award.
The award is targeted at young people who have created original work in type design, type history, or other areas related to typography. The award recognizes a person 25 years of age or younger who shows both achievement and future promise in the field of typography.
The purpose of the award is to act as a catalyst in the career of a young person who does not yet have broad exposure in the profession.
The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA) Announces The Call for Entries for the 2013 Catalyst Award
The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA) is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion, study, and support of type, its history and development, its use in the world of print and digital imagery, its designers, and its admirers.
To enter this competition you must be 25 years of age or younger on 21 August 2013 and must attend TypeCon2013 in Portland — making a presentation during the conference.
The recipient will be awarded up to $1,500 USD in reimbursement for transportation and lodging expenses to attend the TypeCon2013 conference in Portland, Oregon — 21-25 August, 2013. They will also have their conference registration fee paid for and will be required to give a 20-minute presentation during the main conference program.
Further details are available through the official website.