Who Can Apply: The Contract Packaging Association is the national, nonprofit trade organization for the Contract Packaging industry. Formed in 1992 for contract packaging firms and those businesses related to them, CPA promotes the growth and welfare of member firms through its industry exposure and programs.
The CPA is committed to supporting the advancement of students who are planning to pursue a degree in packaging or a packaging-related field, assuring the growth and future of our industry. Collegiate Scholarships are open to students who are sponsored by a CPA member in good standing with the Association within the United States and Canada (via a supporting-letter providing applicant-relationship and recommendation). These 3 scholarships for $1,000 each are designed to provide additional support to students as they navigate through their packaging career.
Applicants for these scholarships must be:
• Sponsored by a CPA member in good standing with the Association within the United States and Canada (via a supporting-letter providing applicant-relationship)
• Enrolled in a two or four-year college, university, or vocational/technical school studying a curriculum in packaging or a packaging-related field
• Have a GPA of 3.0 (out of 4.0) or higher
Submission: ESSAY: “What do you hope to achieve once you go into the packaging/supply chain industry, and what personal traits do you think will make you stand out to our judges and the packaging community in the future?”
Deadline: April 28, 2023