Silgan Containers Packaging Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 1, 2020


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Qualifications: 

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Professional aspiration in field of metal, food or beverage packaging
  • Declared & accepted in School of Packaging as a junior (1st priority) / senior (2nd priority)
  • Silgan will review applicants but will give preference to an applicant with financial need

  1. Preparation
  • You will be asked to provide dollar amounts of financial aid.
  • You must submit at least one document (Essay described below) as a separate file.
  • You must submit your most recent CV or resume as a separate file.
  • Incoming students will require to submit transcripts from previous institutions or high schools.
Essay Submission:
Submit a 500-700 word essay (PDF FORMAT) about yourself with your name in the top right corner. Include what is unique about you, your background, your interests, and your professional perspective and goals in the packaging profession. Be as specific as possible, such as stating what type of packaging interests you – food, medical, beverage, consumer goods etc. 
  • Title Essay: (LastName_FirstName_Year.pdf) for an example (Spartan_Sparty_GR.pdf)
    Incoming Freshmen: IF, Freshmen: FR, Sophomore: SO, Junior: JR, Senior: SR, Graduate Student: GR, Incoming Transfer Student: TS.
Resume or CV Submission:
Submit your most recent CV or resume  (PDF FORMAT)
  • Title Resume/CV: (LastName_FirstName_resume.pdf) for an example (Spartan_Sparty_resume.pdf)

Scholarship Application Information

CURRENT STUDENTS: Please click the link to access the Packaging Scholarship Form 
INCOMING FRESHMEN and TRANSFER STUDENTS (starting Fall 2019): Please use the application for CURRENT STUDENTS, making sure to include to your transcripts from your previous institution in the same file. You may leave the future schedule blank, noting that you are an incoming student, if you have not yet completed orientation.