On April 27th, the Taco Bell Foundation awarded $8 million in Live Más Scholarships to 770 Taco Bell Team Members and fans, selected from 8,000 applicants across the country, and we are proud to announce 15 of those winners are from the Tacala Family! The Live Más Scholarship is for the next generation of innovators, creators and dreamers!
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR $5,000 WINNERS:
DALTON STRUNK is a 1st time winner from Oneida, Tennessee studying Business Management.
JACOB FERRELL is a 1st time winner from Knoxville, Tennessee studying Social Work.
NAKARI PARRIES is a repeat winner from Florence, Alabama studying Physical Therapy.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR $10,000 WINNERS:
MARLON CHAVEZ is a 1st time winner from Laredo, Texas studying Electrical Engineering at Texas A&M International University.
MELODY MEDINA is a 1st time winner from Conroe, Texas studying Business at Texas A&M University.
UDOY SAHA is a 1st time winner from Austin, Texas studying Business and Finance at the University of Texas at Austin.
YUNOHE MALACARA is a 1st time winner from Laredo, Texas studying Humanities and Social Science at Texas A&M International University.
CRISELDA FACUNDO is a repeat winner from San Marcos, Texas studying Sports at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
NY’KENZIE NALLS is a repeat winner from Winfield, Alabama studying Medicine and Healthcare Management at the University of North Alabama.
TAVARIA JOHNSON is a repeat winner from Childersburg, Alabama studying Biology and Spanish at Jacksonville State University.
WARREN BROWNING is a repeat winner from San Marcos, Texas studying Accounting at the University of Texas at Austin.
AND CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR $25,000 WINNERS:
VASANTI BROCK is a 1st time winner from Auburn, Alabama studying Agriculture and Animal Science at Tuskegee University.
JAILEN STOCKDALE is a repeat winner from Auburn, Alabama studying Community Service and Communications at Auburn University.
Congratulations to all of these winners and best of luck as you pursue your passions, further your education and make a difference!