2020 Student Design Challenge Entries

If you would like the images of your designs for your portfolio, contact ppa@afandpa.org with the name of your entry, team members and your school.

First Place

School: Ryerson University
Advisors: Natalia Lumby, Jay Park
Designers: Dorotea Bajic, Laura Rendell-Dean
Education Crate

Second Place

The Frears 
School: Rochester Institute of Technology 
Advisors: Lorrie Frear, Carlos Diaz- Acosta, Emily Barclay
Designers: Rachel Goldberg, Allison Kunz, Luke Hallick, Brianna Johnson, Jenna Robinson

The Frears

Third Place

School: Fashion Institute of Technology
Advisors: Sandra Krasovec, Adam Straus
Designers: Valeria Bornacelli, Michelle Kim, Ashley Markiewicz, Margaret Seleznev


Honorable Mention

Loose Leaves 
School: Rochester Institute of Technology
Advisor: Lorrie Frear, Carlos Diaz-Acosta, Emily Barclay
Designers: Daeya Shealy, Sierra Babcock, Erica Boyd, Anna Schum-Houck


Loose Leaves

Shout Outs

School: Rochester Institute of Technology
Advisor: Lorrie Frear, Carlos Diaz-Acosta, Emily Barclay
Designers: Cristian Maynez, Lena Ohara, Da Chen, Amanda Stopper, Noah Heydt


TICCIT or Leaf It
Rutgers University  
Advisor: Tian Jin, Martin Golden
Designers: Nicolas Caballes, Dariya Lizanets, Lisandra Macedo, Natalia Castro, Sarah Basenese

 TICCIT or Leaf It

Sustainable Spartans
School: San Jose State University
Advisor: Xiaojing Liu
Designers: Jai Araujo, Caitlin Lucas, Tu Chung

 Hexa Planter

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2020 Scenario

2020 Winner brochure

PPA 2020 Challenge
2020 Student Design Challenge Winner Brochure


2021 Student Design Challenge Logo 

For the 2021 Student Design Challenge, students are asked to choose a community relief organization and design packaging to meet a need for that organization. Submission deadline is June 4, 2021.

Download 2021 Challenge Packet