Enter the 2018 PPA Student Design Challenge

What is the PPA Student Design Challenge?

Each year, the Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) challenges students in leading packaging design programs to show off their design skills, innovative capacity and savvy in meeting real-world customer needs and marketing scenarios. The winning teams and schools earn cash prizes and bragging rights.

Who is Eligible to Enter?

Undergraduate students enrolled in packaging, industrial and/or graphic design programs from across North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico). Enter as an individual or a team.

What is the 2018 Student Design Challenge?

This year’s challenge invites undergraduate students to design an interactive package for a fitness tracker that can be reused to store the product and allows customers to try on the product.

How Do We Get Started?

If you and/or your classmates are up for the challenge, the best way to get started is to fill out the entry form.

Help us spread the word!

Do you know other students who may be interested in participating in the 2017 PPA Student Design Challenge?  Help us reach talented designers through social media and word of mouth.

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Good Luck!

Don’t forget to download the Application Form here!

Need More Information?
Contact us at ppa@afandpa.org or 202-463-2700.