Awards and Recognition

IoPP recognizes its dedicated members through its various honors and awards programs.

AmeriStar Package Competition
The AmeriStar Package Competition provides the ideal opportunity to showcase your package's creativity, innovation and excellence. This awards program is open to IoPP Members and Non-Members and honors the best packages submitted in multiple categories. The best packages submitted are recognized each spring.

For more information about the AmeriStar Package Competition, contact Barbara Dykes at bdykes@iopp.org.

Honors & Awards Program
Members who volunteer their time to IoPP are recognized with the following awards:

  • Member of the Year
  • Honorary Life Member
  • Fellow Member
  • Chapter/Committee Level Awards
  • Pi Alpha Kappa

For more information about the AmeriStar Package Competition, contact Barbara Dykes at bdykes@iopp.org.

Packaging Education Scholarship
IoPP offers multiple academic scholarships to recognize exceptional college students headed for a career in packaging. The scholarships have been created to support packaging education to raise awareness of packaging as a career choice. The scholarships are funded by founding supporters, including participating IoPP Chapters and Benefactors as well as the Contract Packaging Association.

For more information about IoPP's Scholarship Funds, contact Barbara Dykes at bdykes@iopp.org.


IoPP Membership

IoPP offers a range of membership options focused on your specific professional needs.

IoPP Education

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