PepsiCo Announces $40 Million Community College Program to Support 4,000 Black and Hispanic Students - Community College News Now

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PepsiCo Announces $40 Million Community College Program to Support 4,000 Black and Hispanic Students



by Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

PepsiCo and its philanthropic arm, The PepsiCo Foundation, have announced that they are presenting opportunities for Black and Hispanic students.

PepsiCo is launching a new $40 million scholarship and professional mentoring program that will support Black and Hispanic aspiring and graduating community college students. The programs are launching in Dallas, Westchester, Houston, and Chicago, and PepsiCo plans to expand the program later this fall to 16 additional cities and is aiming to support 4,000 students over five years.

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