We’re pleased to offer several different scholarships for students in the pulp, paper and related industries.

Several of our Technical Divisions offer scholarships totaling an amount of over $20,000. In addition, we also offer the William L. Cullison Scholarship, an annual scholarship in the amount of $4000.

The William L. Cullison Scholarship

The William L. Cullison Scholarship was named in honor of our 5th Executive Director, who was an extraordinary industry leader. This scholarship provides support for students entering their third year of college to pursue an academic path related to a career in the pulp, paper, corrugated and converting industries. Application deadline is May 1.

Learn more about the William L. Cullison Scholarship

Technical Division Scholarships

Our Technical Division Scholarships offer multiple opportunities to graduate and undergraduate students, and we encourage students to apply for all scholarships they might qualify for.

For example, our Engineering Division provides two $2000 scholarships each year for undergraduate students interested in pursuing an engineering or science degree within the pulp and paper industry, while our Coating and Graphic Arts Division provides up to four $1000 scholarships for students majoring in related disciplines.

In all, there are 15 scholarships offered on behalf of 8 of our Technical Divisions, totaling over $20,000.

Learn more about all of our Technical Division scholarships and  download the application package.

Additional Scholarships

In addition to these scholarships, there is also support for students in the packaging industry, through the Packaging Association:

FTA Scholarship in Flexographic Printing Processes

The AICC J. Richard Troll Memorial Scholarship

The IoPP Packaging Educational Scholarship Fund


For more information about our scholarships, please contact us by email at, or by phone at 1-770-209-7246.