PepsiCo Foundation S.M.I.L.E. Scholarship

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Apply by March 7, 2023 for a scholarship from the PepsiCo Foundation

The PepsiCo Foundation S.M.I.L.E. Scholarship helps community college students transition to four-year colleges or universities.

Twenty-five scholarships for $25,000 will be awarded to current students at Dallas College, Westchester Community College and City Colleges of Chicago. Awards are renewable for a second year.



Applicants to The PepsiCo Foundation S.M.I.L.E. Scholarship must:

  • Identify as African American, Black, Hispanic or Latino
  • Be currently attending Dallas College
  • Have completed 45 credit hours by January 2023
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study, in select business or STEM majors, at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. for the entire upcoming academic year
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale
  • Have an indefinite right to work in the U.S. without visa sponsorship
Learn More and Apply

Application Deadline: March 7 at 3 p.m. CT


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Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2 p.m.

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