Cormack Packaging have announced the 2009 Cormack Innovation Awards. The Cormack Innovation Award is a student industrial design award in Australia. The awards focus on bringing together the collective talent of local young designers and providing practical application with Cormack Innovation ‘University programme’.
Cormack Packaging together with the Australian Institute of Packaging have announced the creation of the ‘Australian Institute of Packaging Scholarship in Packaging Technology’. The scholarship is aimed at providing educational support for students looking to increase their skills for a career within the packaging industry.
According to Cormack Packaging, the partnership between Cormack Packaging and the Australian Institute of Packaging can provide increased exposure for both the industry and for talented student designers. It also reinforces the importance of packaging education within the industry.
Cormack Packaging note that the partnership can provide an opportunity for young industrial designers into the packaging industry.
An awards ceremony is scheduled for Customs House where the winner of both the Cormack Innovation Award 2009 and the AIP scholarship recipient will be announced before an audience of industry, academia and dignitaries.