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IoPP Packaging Education Scholarship Fund

IoPP will soon announce the recipients of the below scholarships. Thank you to all who entered. Please keep an eye out for the annoucement of next year's scholarship opportunities.
 

Questions?
Contact Barbara Dykes (847) 686-2329; e-mail: bdykes@iopp.org

Scholarship Fund Supported by:
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 the Contract Packaging AssociationBitner 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. Click here for all donors.
 
Past winners:

Career starting opportunities

Through PepsiCo R&D, the Contract Packaging Association and IoPP Benefactor, Chapter and Technical Committee support, these scholarships have been created to elevate packaging education by raising awareness of packaging as a career choice.

As an added bonus, the talent identified through this program will be shared with IoPP Benefactor companies as a recruiting tool for their organizations. This could be that post-graduation foot in the door that jump-starts careers!

 

Scholarship Opportunities for 2016

PepsiCo R&D Scholarship
$5,000 - 1 available
Must be a Junior or Senior as of the fall of 2016 enrolled in an accredited college, university or vocational/technical school in a course of study relevant to a career in the packaging industry.

IoPP Packaging Education Scholarship
$2,500 - 4 available
Must be a Junior or Senior as of the fall of 2016 enrolled in an accredited college, university or vocational/technical school in a course of study relevant to a career in the packaging industry.

Contract Packaging Association Packaging Machinery Scholarship
$2,500 - 1 available
Must be a student as of the fall of 2016, enrolled in an accredited college/university or vocational/training school with a technical or mechanical degree focus in packaging machinery or systems.

 

For 2016 Applicants

Follow these simple steps....

  • Download the Packaging Scholarship Fund Application
  • Fill out the full application
  • Send completed application to:

                                                              2016 IoPP Packaging Scholarship Fund
                                                              c/o Institute of Packaging Professionals
                                                                       17W110 22nd St., Suite 800 
                                                                       Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181


 

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