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2016 PPA Student Design Challenge Sweet 16

2016 SDC-The Line Up (2)

Get your brackets ready! We're proud to announce the Paperboard Packaging Alliance’s (PPA) 2016 Student Design Challenge (SDC) sweet 16! To date the competition is looking fierce! A record high, 16 schools, are competing in this year’s SDC! Is one of them yours?

California Polytechnic State University
California State University Long Beach (NEW)
Chowan University
Clemson University
Fashion Institute of Technology
Flagler College (NEW)
Indiana State University
Michigan State University
North Carolina A&T
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rutgers University (NEW)
Ryerson University
San Jose State University
University of Florida Gainesville
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Virginia Tech

This year’s challenge is to design an innovative premium package for dry goods food packaging. Schools have the opportunity to compete for cash prizes, publicity and of course, bragging rights!

It’s not too late to join the competition! Professors and students can download the full SDC scenario packet here and get started!

The deadline for submission is Friday, May 27, 2016. We look forward to seeing some innovative designs!