For over 25 years, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation has awarded high-achieving, well-rounded high school seniors over 69 million dollars in scholarship money–yes, you read that right! The Coca-Cola Scholars Program is one of the most generous scholarship programs in the country. In addition to being one of the most generous scholarships, the Coca Cola Scholarship is also one of the most competitive.
This year, 150 outstanding graduating seniors will be awarded $20,000 Coca-Cola scholarships that recognize their outstanding leadership, service, and academic excellence.
Who is eligible to apply for this scholarship?
- Class of 202 high school seniors attending high school school in the USA, including homeschooled students
- U.S. Citizens; U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees
- Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
Who is not eligible to apply:
- Children or grandchildren of the Coca Cola corporation and its affiliates
- Students who have already graduated high school
- Temporary citizens of the USA
- International students (excluding DoD schools)
How do I apply for the Coca-Cola Scholarship?
Students will need to submit a scholarship application. Before getting started on your application, you should prepare the following materials (as the application will ask you about them):
- High school transcript
- A list of honors and awards that you have won (since your freshman year of high school)
- A list of activities (that you participated in both inside and outside of school)
- A list of jobs and/or volunteering experiences
- Contact information for your guidance counselor and principal
The scholarship website also includes a sample application, which can be very helpful when you are filling out your own application
How much is the Coca-Cola Scholars Program award amount?
150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship!
When is the Coca-Cola Scholars Program application deadline?
The deadline to apply for the Coca-Cola Scholars Program is October 31, 2019.
Questions about this scholarship?
For a handy list of FAQs, click here.
>>>Complete your Coca-Cola Scholars application online.
>>>Don’t forget to apply for need-based financial aid through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)