Scholarship Details

TAPPI Scholarships

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High School Senior, College Freshman, sophomore, junior, or Senior


If you are pursuing an education in the paper and related industries, then TAPPI has many scholarships for which you can qualify.

TAPPI, the world's largest association for the paper and related industries, is committed to education and to addressing the need for qualified professionals in the competitive marketplace. And we are pleased to make these scholarships available to those of you who demonstrate the leadership skills and resourcefulness so needed in the industry today.


Candidates are undergraduate students with a major in a pulp and paper science course of study at a college or university. Many of these colleges and universities sponsor a TAPPI Student Chapter.
Candidates must have completed at least one full undergraduate academic year of studies. Most candidates apply during the second semester of their second full academic year.
Maintain a 3.5 grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale) through the first two years in a four or five year program.
Demonstrate outstanding leadership abilities.
Demonstrate significant interest in the pulp and paper industry which could include listing previous, current or future industry internships.
Financial need is not a requirement for eligibility.

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TAPPI scholarships support next generation of industry leaders

Each year, TAPPI is proud to offer multiple scholarship opportunities to graduate and undergraduate students in the pulp, paper, packaging and related industries. The deadline to submit applications for all Technical Division scholarships is February 15 for the following academic year.

TAPPI encourages students to apply for all of the scholarships for which they may qualify.

Scholarship application requirements vary by division and a general information form must also be completed. All scholarship winners will have to complete a W9 form, found here:

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For more information contact:

Scholarship Department
15 Technology Parkway South
Norcross, GA 30092

Phone: +1-770-209-7276
Fax: +1-770-446-6947

Online Application: