The Coca-Cola company is delighted to invite applications for the Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship for 2019 in USA. The scholarship program is designed for current high school students. The scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship award to graduating high school seniors. 150 Coca-Cola scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. Students are reecorgnized for their capacity to lead and serve as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Over the years the foundation is known to have provided over 6, 150 Coca-Cola scholars with more than $69 million in educational support.
About The Coca-Cola Company
The Coca-Cola company was established in 1886 in Atlanta, Georgia by pharmacist John Stith Pemberton, it is an American multinational corporation, and manufacturer, retailer, and marketer of non-alcoholic beverage concentrates and syrup. The Company is known to produce syrup concentrate only, which is then sold to various bottlers throughout the world who hold exclusive territories. The company owns its anchor bottler in North America, Coca-Cola Refreshments
Eligibility Requirements For The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
To be considered for this award, applicants must meet the following:
- Applicants must be a current high school (or homeschooled) student who is attending a school in USA and who must be graduating during the academic school year
- Applicants must st be U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees – based on the guidelines utilized by U.S. Department of Education for Federal Financial Aid eligibility
- Applicants must be receiving high school diploma during the current academic year
- Demonstrated plans to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
- Children or grandchildren of employees, officers or owners of Coca-Cola botteling Company, Company divisions or subsidiaries are not eligible to apply
- Must not be an international students with the exception of students at DoD schools
- Must not be a temporary residents
Application Process For The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship
All application must be done online at www.ptk.org. To complete the application, you must provide the following documents:
- List of honors and awards that you have received
- High school transcript
- Contact information of your guidance counselor or principal
- A list of school and non-school related clubs and organizations in which you have participated since your freshman year
- A list of volunteer organizations in which you have served
- A list of employment school and during summer.
You do not need to mail or fax any of these documents. In the process of completing the application, you will be asked to type in your specific grades since your freshman year.
The application will open August 1, 2019, for students graduating in 2020.