2019 Educator of Distinction Awards

Each year, our new class of Scholars is given the opportunity to celebrate teachers and mentors who have had a significant impact on their lives.

The Latest

June 2019 Accolades

Meena Venkataramanan (2017) attended the POLITICO Journalism Institute and Jonathan Quarles (2000) was honored as a 2019 Aspen Ideas Festival Scholar.

2019 Red Cord Graduates

We are proud to honor our Coca-Cola Scholars graduating from college with a Coca-Cola red cord.

June 2019 Connections

2015 Scholars Jacqueline Rotman and Jared Andrew Michaud celebrated Pride together and CCSF hosted an alumni reception in Washington, DC.

Trash to Treasure

How Samuel Alemayehu is Revolutionizing his Hometown with Africa’s First Waste-to-Energy Facility

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Micaela Connery

Micaela Connery Helps Children Build Life-altering Relationships On and Off Stage

By Hilary Corna, 2003 Scholar | “Jake is talking to that girl,” the shocked mother of a Unified Theater student observes. “He never talks to people and hates crowds.” Jake’s mother isn’t the first person to express amazement at what Unified Theater does for kids. Through the organization, Coca-Cola Scholar Micaela Connery (2004) and the student-leaders…

Coca−Cola Scholars Foundation Names Semifinalists for Class of 2011!

Coca−Cola Scholars Foundation Names Semifinalists for Class of 2011!

For Immediate Release Prestigious Scholarship Program Will Award $3 Million in April 2011 ATLANTA, November 29, 2010 – The Coca−Cola Scholars Foundation has recognized 2,100 exceptional students as semifinalists for the Foundation’s Class of 2011. In April 2011, the Foundation will award $3 million in scholarships. “As a leading scholarship provider, we recognize our role…

Tiffany Hodge

An Orphanage in Bangladesh Benefits from Tiffany Hodge’s Attention

By Albert Lawrence, 2003 Scholar | When 1998 Coca-Cola Scholar Tiffany Hodge hears the Bangla word Apu—meaning sister—she can’t help but smile. For much of her postgraduate career, Tiffany has worked closely with 100 children who reside in Bangladesh’s Char Fasson Orphanage. The affectionate term the children use to address her underscores the rapport Tiffany has…

Gray Garmon

Gray Garmon Works to Build Stronger Community and Bonds with Ghanaian Friends

By Heidi Koester and Julie Collins |  The villages of the upper west region of Ghana are a far cry from the University of Texas in Austin, where 2003 Coca-Cola Scholar Gray Garmon obtained his undergraduate degree in architecture. Yet Gray wouldn’t have it any other way. During his two-year stint in Ghana for the…