You have been selected as a Semifinalist in the Coca-Cola Scholars Program. Because so few of the total number of applicants (nearly 84,000) for the Coca-Cola Scholars Program are advanced as Semifinalists, we consider this an outstanding achievement. As one of 2,200 Semifinalists, we hope that you see your selection as affirmation of your ability to distinguish yourself academically and personally.
Next Steps: (to ensure prompt receipt of your materials, do not delay dowloading the forms and notifying counselors and recommendors.)
Your next step is to download, complete, and submit the Semifinalist forms below. This information presents an opportunity for you to elaborate further on the activities and accomplishments referenced in your initial application.
Form A - Semifinalist Instructions/Checklist
Form B - Biographical Questionnaire & Essay
Form C - Secondary School Report (must be submitted with official transcript)
Form D1 - Academic Recommendation
Form D2 - Personal Recommendation
Complete, print, and save all Semifinalist forms (ask recommenders to save copies)
Submit all completed forms in one package, POSTMARKED BY JANUARY 18, 2012:
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
Semifinalist Selection Committee
One Coca Cola Plaza, NAT 7
Atlanta, GA 30313
Notification informing you of the reading committee's decision will be mailed in early February, 2012. Those selected as Coca-Cola Scholars must attend the Coca-Cola Scholars Weekend (April 12-15, 2012) at the Scholars Foundation's expense during which time you will interview for one of 50 National Scholar awards of $20,000. The remaining 200 Scholars will receive Regional Scholar awards valued at $10,000.
On behalf of your local Coca-Cola Bottler, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation and the entire Coca-Cola system, I salute you for your hard work and dedication.
J. Mark Davis, President
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Inc.
One Coca Cola Plaza
Atlanta, GA 30313