This page is dedicated to opportunities not sponsored by the School of Packaging. Each item on this page is from an external source (industry, trade organization, etc.), and should be applied to directly following the information from the sponsor. Questions about these opportunities should also be directed to the sponsoring organization directly.
Students who pursue these opportunities are doing so with the understanding that they are engaging in these as an individual or team, and support from the School of Packaging is not guaranteed. Students wishing to request support in the way of materials, lab time, etc. from the School of Packaging for external contests, competitions, and projects, may submit a written proposal to School of Packaging Director Dr. Susan Selke at email@example.com. Please contact Dr. Selke directly regarding what should be included in this proposal.
- 2017 West Michigan IoPP Scholarship, deadline April 10, 2017
- Richard C. Ryan Packaging Education Scholarship, deadline Late September 2016.
- Enercon Industries Bill Zito Scholarship, deadline November 30, 2016.
Contests and Competitions
Below are links to external contest opportunities.
The Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council has opened their entry period for their HCPC Package of the Year competition. Scholarship awards are $1000 for first place and recognition at the HCPC annual conference. Please see the following file for all instructions, descriptions, and deadlines.
More details on the following PDF: HCPC_CPY_Student_Competition2016-2017.pdf