IoPP Packaging Education Scholarship Fund

The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) and IoPP Platinum Benefactor PepsiCo R&D are pleased to announce an expansion in the Institute's Scholarship Fund program by offering a $5,000 PepsiCo R&D Scholarship.
PepsiCo R&D Scholarship Fund
The PepsiCo R&D Scholarship will be awarded to the top packaging student scholarship fund applicant. PepsiCo's contribution signifies a commitment to the packaging industry, focused on educational development leading to the professional success of students and their packaging careers.
IoPP's Growing Educational Support
IoPP will also continue to offer four additional $2,500 academic scholarships for 2014-2015 to recognize exceptional college students headed for a career in packaging.
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The scholarships have been created to support packaging education and to raise awareness of packaging as a career choice. The scholarships are funded by founding supporters, including Bitner Associates, Inc., the IoPP Chemical Packaging Committee as well as the Cascade, Central Ohio, Cincinnati, Chicago, Minnesota, Missouri-Gateway, and Tejas IoPP chapters, PepsiCo R&D and IoPP benefactor companies.
Candidates must be students in their Junior or Senior during the scholarship timeframe (this year it would be 2014), pursuing a degree at an accredited college, university or vocational/technical school in a course of study relevant to a career in the packaging industry.
2014-2015 winners were announced on May 5, 2014. They will be honored at the IoPP AmeriStar/Visionary Awards Reception taking place June 10 in New York City.
Details about the event can be found by clicking here.
Past winners:


Contact Sarah Washburn at (630) 544-5050 x116 or swashburn@iopp.org.