CPA Technical Scholarship Application

This scholarship is open to all. It is an academic scholarship for students whose curriculum is focused on packaging.

Applicants for this scholarship must be:

  1. Enrolled in an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school studying a curriculum focused on packaging, including packaging machinery and/or systems.
  2. Be enrolled as a Junior or Senior year for the Fall 2020.

Winner(s) of the CPA’s Thomas Bacon Memorial scholarship cannot also win this scholarship.

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Two letters of recommendation from instructors or supervisor/manager that are not related to you or members of the Contract Packaging Association who have knowledge of your academic achievements and can comment on your academic motivation and character (including potential to excel, self-motivation, etc.).

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Provide a detailed narrative description of your academic and career goals for the future. Please include some comments on why you believe you are suited to achieve these goals. Outline for the Selection Committee any events that led you in this particular direction. This essay may be no longer than 500 words.