Coca-Cola Scholars Program for H.S. Seniors- Deadline 10/31/07


Coca-Cola Scholars Program – Application Process

Who is eligible to become a Coca-Cola Scholar?

Seniors at secondary schools throughout the United States who meet the
eligibility requirements may apply for one of 250 four-year merit-
based scholarships. High school seniors, who have not yet graduated,
must submit initial applications between September and October 31 of
his/her senior year in high school.
What are the application requirements?

In order to be eligible for a Coca-Cola Scholarship, you must be:

* a CURRENT high school or home-school senior anticipating
graduation from a school or program in the United States during the
academic year in which application is made;
* a U.S. Citizen; U.S. National; U.S. Permanent Resident;
Temporary Resident (legalization program); Refugee; Asylee; Cuban-
Haitian Entrant; or Humanitarian Parolee;
* planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary
* carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA at the end of your junior year of
high school

Applicants may NOT be:

* children or grandchildren of employees, officers, or owners of
Coca-Cola bottling companies, The Coca-Cola Company or any other
bottler or Company divisions or subsidiaries

Can you send students applications?

High school seniors can apply online through our website between
September 1 and October 31 of his/her senior year.
How many scholarships are awarded and how much are they worth?

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is a merit-based
scholarship awarded to 250 high school seniors each year. Fifty of
these are four-year $20,000 scholarships ($5,000 per year for four
years), while 200 are designated as four-year $10,000 scholarships
($2,500 per year for four years). The scholarships can be used at any
accredited U.S. college or university.
Do I need to send an essay or transcripts? There is not enough room
for all my activities…

This is a preliminary application for our scholarship program. At this
time we only require the completed online application. At this time we
CANNOT review or return any supplements to your application. We
understand that there may not be enough space for you to fill out the
application completely. Please complete the application to the best of
your ability and in the most accurate manner possible. If your
application advances, you will have the opportunity to elaborate on
all your activities
Coca-Cola Scholars Program – Notification Process

How will I find out if my application advanced?

Only those students whose applications advance to the Semifinalist
round are notified of their selection by mail in mid to late November.
Applicants who do not receive written notification by the first week
in January can assume their application did not advance A list of
semifinalists will be posted on our website shortly after notification
letters are sent.


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