Interested in becoming a Certified Picture Framer or Master Certified Picture Framer? Or want to encourage another framer or employee to become a CPF or MCPF?

PPFA offers up to five L. Thomas McKeon CPF Exam scholarships each year (estimated value of $425) for a free sitting of the CPF exam and a complete set of PPFA-recommended books; and up to two Vivian Kistler MCPF Exam Scholarships for a free sitting of the exam and a stipend to offset framing and travel expenses (estimated value $900).

The CPF exam can be taken online, or the written exam taken at the PPFA Convention.

The hands-on MCPF exam may be taken at the Convention, or arranged locally.

The deadline to apply is is September 15!

Read more about certification at and download an information packet from the PPFA Online Store.

Any questions, email