Pinnacle — Students and Young Professionals Award
(A Society for a Sustainable Future)



One objective from each category must be completed

Outreach Events

  • Hold at least two events attended by 3+ Students / Young Professionals
  • Have at least one board member participate in the Plastics Race at ANTEC or affiliated SPE events
  • Coordinate a PlastiVan event

Financial Support

  • Provide financial scholarship to a least one student for educational support
  • Provide Students / Young Professionals discounts at one or more SPE / plastics events
  • Provide direct financial support for SPE groups or SPE Student and Young Professional activities

Young Professional Leadership

  • Host one Young Professional outreach event (e.g., college career fair or community dinner for Young Professionals in the plastics community)
  • Have one or more Student(s) / Young Professional on local chapter or division board

Mentorship & Visibility

  • Be active in coordinating 5+ mentorships between Students / Young Professionals professionals and veteran members
  • Be active on social media with a minimum of 2 posts/month (e.g., LinkedIn, Facebook or Instagram)