Pepsi Cola international offers many scholarship programs worldwide to help college students with rising tuition costs and expenses. Following is a summary of the Pepsi scholarships that are awarded to the students in the U.S.
Last updated on May 28, 2023 by College Financial Aid Advice.
$10,000 Renewable Scholarship - A division of Pepsi, known as the Eastern Division of QTG, offers a renewable scholarship of $10,000 to eligible students. The students who apply must have a GPA of 3.0 or above and demonstrate a financial need. The students should also demonstrate good leadership qualities and participation in extracurricular activities. This scholarship is limited to those eligible students who are planning to join City College of New York or any of the universities like Howard, Northeastern, Penn State, Saint Joseph’s, Binghamton University-SUNY, Temple, Virginia Tech or University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
You can find a Pepsi scholarship application at the qualifying colleges and universities in the financial aid office.
The Program will provide a one-time scholarship of up to $5,000. Applications due in September.
Eligibility Requirements: Be a Black/African American or Hispanic student; Possess a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale; Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form; Have a demonstrated, unmet financial need that is verified by their college; Be enrolled at a 4-year college or university; Be a permanent resident of one of the following cities; Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Orlando, Phoenix, San Francisco, or Washington DC.
For additional information see the following website: scholarships.uncf.org
The program’s S.M.I.L.E. scholarships are granted to students who have completed their associate degree at eligible community colleges and are looking to transfer to a four-year school to earn their bachelor’s degree.
Applications for the S.M.I.L.E. scholarships are open in January and February to eligible students attending City Colleges of Chicago, Dallas College and Westchester Community College. The scholarship provides $25,000 per year in tuition for two years (a total of $50,000) at a four-year school and professional mentoring from a PepsiCo associate.
The Community College Program also offers Uplift scholarships, which provides financial support for students seeking two-year associate degrees at 20 community colleges across the U.S.
For additional information see the following website: pepsicosmile
Pepsi Frito Lay Scholarship - The Pepsi Service Scholarship and Pepsi/Frito-Lay Scholarship offer scholarships to students from Nebraska. Both scholarships are given out to students with a good GPA and with demonstrated leadership skills and social activities.
This endowed gift provides perpetual scholarships to graduates of the Hospitality High School who are enrolled in undergraduate hospitality-related degree programs. The amount of this award for Pepsi scholars ranges from $500 to $4000.
To be eligible, your school must nominate you. Applications are accepted from January 1 - May 1 each year. For more details and eligibility requirements for the Pepsi Scholarship Fund Hospitality see the following website: www.ahlef.org
For more information about the Pepsi Scholarship program and application deadline, see the PepsiCo Foundation website www.pepsico.com. Other Pepsi scholarships are funded through various organizations, such as National Association of Hispanic Journalists or Foundation’s New Century Fund.
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