“Hello! My name is Miguel Castro and I am currently enrolled at Ryerson University in their Graphic Communications Management program, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in technology. I am very honoured to be a recipient of the Canadian Printing Industry Scholarship along with many of my peers.
Growing up, I never quite knew what I wanted to pursue as a career. Being a first generation immigrant, my parent’s wishes in regards to my career were very different from my own. In my third year of high school, I joined my school’s yearbook team and from there I was introduced to the world of graphic design and printing. I had my first experience of working in the printing industry and from there I knew it was something I wanted to do in the future.
Being enrolled in the GCM program here at Ryerson has opened my eyes to all things print and has reassured me that this is the path I want to take.
Thank you again to the CPISTF funders for giving students like me the opportunity to branch out of the traditional system and have a chance at pursuing their aspirations.”
Miguel Castro, Toronto Metropolitan University, Class of 2024
“The mission of Canadian Print Scholarships is to attract the brightest and best students available to the graphic communications industry by providing financial assistance to enroll and continue in a post-secondary management or technical program at an approved institution.”
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