Announcing NPTA's 2014 PAPER Foundation Scholarship Recipients
CHICAGO — NPTA, the association for the paper distribution industry, is pleased to announce its 2014 Paper and Plastics Education Research (PAPER) Foundation scholarship recipients and recognize the generosity of the companies that made these scholarships possible.
The PAPER Foundation awarded 22 scholarships worth $1,000 each to students enrolled in a four-year college in 2014 and whose parent or grandparent works at an NPTA member company.
Scholarship recipients and the companies with which they are affiliated include:
Alexander Mischler, Appleton Coated
Hannah Janssen, Appvion
Shelbie Jamison, Domtar
Krystal Brown, Finch Paper, LLC
Maria Blanchard, International Paper
Nicolas Rodriguez, Neenah Paper
Jesse Lassila, Neenah Paper
Mikayla Depuydt, NewPage
Sarah Nicols, NewPage
Cameron Anderson, NewPage
Rylee Doucette, NewPage
Cody Anderson, NewPage
Steven R. Dykstra, NewPage
Elizabeth Nelson, NewPage
Katie Tahtinen, NewPage
Olivia De Valk, NewPage
Emily Fitzgerald, NewPage
Hannah Ellis, NewPage
Michael Cali, The Gould Paper Corporation
Carly Glasmeier, Millcraft
Rachel Glasmeier, Millcraft
Elizabeth Gendreau, Twin Rivers Paper Company
"NPTA is proud to support the PAPER Foundation and the Foundation's scholarship program," said Kevin Gammonley, CEO, NPTA. "The generosity of our member companies allows the PAPER Foundation to continue to award scholarships to deserving students. We appreciate our members' dedication to furthering the next generation's education."
NPTA congratulates all award winners and thanks everyone who applied. NPTA appreciates the generosity of the following companies that contributed to the scholarship program through dues donations and direct donations.
Associated Paper and Supply of Florida
Boise Paper Holdings, LLC
Burgo North America
Central National Gottesman
Clampitt Paper Co. Dallas
GPA, Specialty Printable Substrates
Keldon Paper Co.
Lecta North America
Monadnock Paper Mill
Olmsted-Kirk Paper Company
Proveedora Papelera Kino
Resource One International
Simon Miller Paper & Packaging
West Linn Paper
For more information about NPTA and the PAPER scholarships, visit www.goNPTA.com.
About NPTA: The National Paper Trade Association, founded in 1903, is the association for the $50-plus billion paper distribution channel. The mission of NPTA is to actively support the success of member firms through the delivery of networking, education, advocacy and industry trends focused on the health of the paper supply chain.