Rising tuition fees have forced many college students to quit their studies and many others to look for some kind of financial aid. Feeling the adverse effect of this on society many welfare and business organizations have started programs to help students fund their studies. Pepsi Cola international is running many scholarship programs worldwide. This article explains some of the Pepsi scholarships that enable students to study in different institutions in the US.
A division of Pepsi, known as the Eastern Division of QTG offers financial aid of $10,000 to students. Students who have a GPA of 3.0 or above and who have financial need can apply for this scholarship program. The students should also have good leadership qualities and participation in extracurricular activities. The applicant should be planning to join City College of New York or any of the universities like Howard, Northeastern, Penn State, Saint Joseph’s, Suny Binghamton, Temple, Virginia Tech or University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Students who have a GPA of 2.5 or above and who are selected by Maryland College can apply for a $10,000 scholarship offered by Pepsi bottling group. The students should also demonstrate good communication and social skills.
There is another Pepsi scholarship program called Pepsi-cola public affairs scholarship. This program offers financial assistance to students who have completed at least 45 semester hours at Missouri University and who can prove their skills in public service and leadership. The students should also have a GPA of 3.25 or above.
Pepsi is sponsoring a scholarship known as Mid-Del technology scholarship. The applicant for this program must be from Mid-Del technology center and is preparing to join Oklahoma University. A GPA of 3.0 or above and proof of financial need should also be demonstrated to get this scholarship.
For students from Nebraska Pepsi is offering The Pepsi service Scholarship and Pepsi/Frito-Lay scholarship. Both scholarships are given out to students with a good GPA and with demonstrated leadership and social activities.
In addition to the above mentioned scholarship programs Pepsi cola is offering many other programs to help students complete their college education. Moreover there are different programs offered by different Pepsi groups and partner companies in different courtiers. You should visit the Pepsi website for complete information on all the scholarship programs offered by Pepsi. You may also visit the website of partner companies of Pepsi in your home country to look for scholarship programs that are offered specifically in your country.