About the Scholarship

Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the Taco Bell Foundation. The Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship is not based on academic grades or how you play sports or writing essays or any other exams like other scholarships. The person who has the talent to make something different, an extra creative mind or some new idea to change the world, those people can apply for Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship.

 

Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship Amount

The Taco Bell Foundation has announced that it will be giving away more than $21 million in college scholarships by 2021.

The scholarships award amount from $5,000-$25,000

The Taco Bell Foundation will evaluate the applicants and provide the scholarship amount by given below and this scholarship is awarded for 100 students age between 16 and 24 years.

$25000 for 10 students

$10000 for 60 students

$5000 for 30 students

How to apply for the scholarship?

For Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship the applicants have to create and submit a video (2 min or less in length) tells us the story of your life's passion. It could be a short film, animation, or just a simple testimonial. This is not about checking your capability to make a film we just want to show us your passion and explain why you should be considered for a Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship

 To apply, create a video (two (2) minutes or less in length) that answers at least the first four of the following questions  

  • What is your passion and how are you pursuing it today?  

  • How do you plan to achieve your passion through your educational goals?

  • What impact will following your passion have on your local community or the world?

  • What is your dream college, school or next step in your education? Each applicant must identify a specific post-secondary education program, college or certificate/degree option he/she wishes to attend, or for which he/she needs funds.

  • What makes you unique?   

  • What career do you wish to pursue?

  • What experiences shaped you growing up?

  • What obstacles have you overcome?  

  • What is something we wouldn’t know about you that helps explain the “real” you?

  • What does this opportunity mean to you?  

  • If you are awarded a scholarship, how will it change your life?

 Applications must be in English. Videos must be no larger than 1 GB, two (2) minutes or less in length, and in the following formats: MP4, MPEG, MOV, AVI or WMV.

Limit one (1) application per person


 

Deadline Information 

The deadline date is set for February 21 


Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant  must be a legal resident of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, between 16 and 24 years of age, located in the United States or D.C. and on track to apply for accredited post-high school/post-secondary educational programs (including accredited two-and-four-year colleges, universities, vocational-technical and trade schools) pending receipt of a high school diploma or G.E.D equivalent.

  • Applicant has to identify the specific secondary education program, college or certificate/degree option you want to get into, or for which you need funds.

  • For minor, you’ll need writing consent from a parent or legal guardian to participate.

  • Applicant must be willing to work with the Taco Bell Foundation’s Scholarship Management Company throughout the award process.

  • Employees of Taco Bell Foundation, Inc., Taco Bell of America, LLC, Taco Bell Corp., and its parent, subsidiaries of its parent, franchisees, licensees, and the advertising and promotion agencies involved with this Program are not eligible to apply or receive a scholarship.