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Grid of winners

2018 Recipients

The Taco Bell Foundation awarded $3,000,000 in Live Más Scholarships in 2018 to support 370 young adults. Awards ranged from $5,000 to $25,000. Congratulations to the 2018 class of Live Más Scholarship Recipients! For more information, check out the media release and infographic about our 2018 class of recipients.

 

LIVE MÁS SCHOLARSHIP

NAME LOCATION PASSION
Aaron S. Wilmington, DE Engineering
Aayushi S. Cordova, TN Medicine
Abigaile D. Newark, OH Engineering
Alana A. Secaucus, NJ Linguistics
Alex D. Eagle Pass, TX Biology
Alexa G. Voorhees, NJ Community Service
Alexandra P. Sparta, NJ Science
Alfredo A. Brownsville, TX Engineering
Alison B. Florence, MS Film
Amy F. Rochester, MN Design
Amy T. Long Grove, IL Environmental Studies
Anajulia M. Magnolia, TX Medicine
Andrew S. Seattle, WA Business
Anurudh G. Clarksburg, MD Entrepreneurship
Anwar G. Springdale , MD Animation
Autumn A. Bixby, OK Fine Art
Avery P. Plymouth, MN Fine Art
Breanna C. San Diego, CA Journalism
Brett  M. Seabrook, TX Agriculture
Brian J. Burke, VA Community Service
Brianna R. Edinburg, TX Music
Camille B. Folsom, CA Agriculture
Carlos M. Riverside, CA Aviation
Caroline B. New Orleans, LA Dance
Caroline O. Tyler, TX Science
Charles M. Culver, IN Food Sustainability
Chelsie B. Atlanta, GA Food Science
Cole S. Tucson, AZ Computer Science
Colin F. Sunnyvale, CA Community Service
Connor G. Mount Pleasant, SC Communications
Crystal M. Orange, CA Fashion
David H. Lewisville, NC Science
Dawson S. Coppell, TX Music
Derrick O. Salinas, CA Communications
Elena F. Odessa, FL Architecture
Elijah J. Moorpark, CA Computer Science
Elizabeth  P. Suamico, WI Wildlife Rehabilitation
Emilia H. Davie, FL Computer Science
Emily B. Miami Springs, FL Engineering
Emily N. Painesville, OH Dance
Erick T. Yuma, AZ Engineering
Erin H. Lake St. Louis, MO Medicine
Erin S. Lenexa, KS Computer Science
Francesca E. Morganville, NJ Environmental Studies
Francisco C. Bronx, NY Engineering
Franklin B. Encino, CA Animal Science
Garrett R. Loveland, OH Engineering
Haley N. Chicago, IL Writing
Haley S. Northampton, PA Engineering
Heidi E. Arlington, TX Political Science
Isaac J. Summerville, SC Animation
Isabella H. Ellicott City, MD Animation
Isabella K. Mount Pleasant, MI Fashion
Isabella M. East Brunswick, NJ Film
Jaiden T. Maple Valley, WA Film
Jakelin C. Omaha, NE Communications
Jaye O. Wailuku, HI Television Production
Jenna  B. Macomb Twp., MI Communications
Jennifer H. Jacksonville, FL Music
Jenny C. Cypress, CA Technology
Jeremy S. Chevy Chase, MD Social Work
Jesse P. Kansas City, MO Film
Jessica H. Temple City, CA Fashion Retailing
Joanna C. Saint Paul, MN Illustration
Jordan H. St. Johns, FL Engineering
Juliana C. Lake Elsinore, CA Acting
Justin A. Honolulu, HI Medicine
Karim A. Kissimmee, FL Performing Arts
Kayla T. Lathrup Village, MI Medicine
Kaylah  L. Edinburg, TX Medicine
Kelly M. White Plains, NY Community Service
Krista  A. Palmetto Bay, FL Biology
Kurtis C. Columbus, OH Science
Larissa V. Milwaukee, WI Animation
Lauren A. Winchester, VA Music
Layla A. Ft. Myers, FL Animation
Leena V. Charlotte, NC Engineering
Lilia Sweet K. Tallahassee, FL Communications
Madison H. Akron, OH Animal Science
Malcolm A. Portland, OR Health
Marian P. Hialeah, FL Science
Marisol M. Tucson, AZ Medicine
Mary Catherine M. Lynchburg, VA Film
Maximino M. Santa Fe, NM Music
Maya H. Agoura Hills, CA Engineering
Michaela O. Germantown, MD Acting
Michelle H. Knoxville, TN Education
Michelle M. Providence, RI Film
Miracle O. New Castle, DE Business
Monica J. Brooklyn, NY Writing
Moorea L. Paola, KS Community Service
Muhammad R. Portland, OR Engineering
Nadia D. La Palma, CA Sports
Natalie V. Greenville, NC Acting
Nathan G. Loveland, OH Community Service
Nelson B. Miami, FL Graphic Design
Nicholas C. Fairview, OR Music
Nicole  T. Tucson, AZ Science
Noah  H. Hattiesburg, MS Political Science
Oluwakemi J. Philadelphia, PA Communications
Pamela P. Vienna, VA Medicine
Preeti P. Maple Grove, MN Computer Science
Priscilla B. Bronx, NY Performing Arts
Puja  C. Livingston, NJ Biology
Rachel P. Saint Cloud, FL Health & Fitness
Raven D. Flossmoor, IL Film
Rebecca H. North Oaks, MN Fine Art
Renan D. McAllen, TX Architecture
Robert B. Alexadria, VA Education
Robin R. Detroit, MI Engineering
Rosalinda  P. Albuquerque, NM Fine Art
Ryan Z. Scottsdale, AZ Medicine
Samantha D. San Francisco, CA Graphic Design
Samuel C. Missouri City, TX Film
Sandra O. Upper Darby, PA Medicine
Sarah P. Lyndhurst, OH Photography
Sarah S. Greenville, NC Music
Scott  L. Silver Spring, MD Education
Shelby L. Claycomo, MO Linguistics
Sienna S. Indio, CA Journalism
Simone R. Williamstown, MA Engineering
Sparkle  W. Justice, IL Fashion
Sydnie C. Lithonia, GA Community Service
Tanisha M. Draper, UT Community Service
Taquin K. Park City, UT Film
Titus L. Liberty, MO Fine Art
Vanessa M. Perris, CA Criminal Justice
Vernecelyn  A. Memphis, TN Aviation
Xavier A. Burien, WA Acting
Yasmine H. Port Jefferson Station, NY Community Service
Zahra M. Yardley, PA Communications
Zoha S. Arlington, VA Education

 

LIVE MÁS SCHOLARSHIP FOR RESTAURANT EMPLOYEES

NAME LOCATION PASSION
Adriana R. Sylmar, CA Biology
Akeyliah M. Oklahoma City, OK Medicine
Alex B. Indianapolis, IN Education
Ali M. Nashville, TN Medicine
Aliyah P. Vancouver, WA Community Service
Alvaliz J. Angleton, TX Agriculture
Amritpal  G. Sacramento, CA Science
Anastasia S. Stockton , CA Music
Anaya G. Vernon, NJ Dance
Andres T. Franklin Park, IL Medicine
Andrew P. North Ridgeville, OH Business
Anelisa A. Moxee, WA Medicine
Annie D. San Francisco, CA Psychology
Arynne W. Dimondale, MI Culinary Arts
Brandon T. Sumter, SC Biology
Briana M. Fort Worth, TX Medicine
Caitlin G. Keyport, NJ Biology
Caleb K. KailuaKona, HI Medicine
Christian A. Bakersfield, CA Communications
Daisy U. San Francisco, CA Gentrification
Dalton C. Rickman, TN Film
Debra D. Greenville, IN Education
Devin C. Whiteville, NC Community Service
Eleanor A. Lathrop, MO Computer Science
Elizabeth  S. Duluth, MN Psychology
Elizabeth D. Lenior, NC Design
Elizabeth G. Moreno Valley, CA Biology
Emily R. Tampa, FL Criminal Justice
Erin  C. Bordentown, NJ Performing Arts
Gage D. St Louis, MO Food Science
Hannah W. Citrus Heights, CA Linguistics
Heather D. Twin Lakes, WI Science
India J. North Chesterfield, VA Medicine
Jailen S. Tuscaloosa, AL Criminal Justice
James  H. Tucson, AZ Journalism
Jazmine M. Leavenworth, KS Hospitality Industry
Jessica G. Huffman, TX Medicine
Jessica I. Coarsegold, CA Graphic Design
Jorge  M. Horizon City, TX Fine Art
Joseph C. American Canyon, CA Education
Joshua B. Jonesborough, TN Animal Science
Joshua N. Hudsonville, MI Sociology
Juan C. Hialeah, FL Communications
Julian L. La Habra, CA Business
Juliana H. Las Vegas, NV Computer Science
Kara S. Richmond, IN Music
Katelyn D. Norwich, CT Medicine
Katlyn G. San Antonio, TX Science
Kayleigh W. Wichita Falls, TX Medicine
Kim S. Marion, NY Graphic Design
Kobey F. Chattanooga, TN Business
Kyle H. Madison, NJ Engineering
Kylie C. Corning, AR Music
Lizette L. Union City, CA Environmental Studies
Malin B. Portales, NM Education
Maria A. Belle Glade, FL Psychology
Marianne H. Maquon, IL Medicine
Mariela L. Phoenix, AZ Marketing
Mary H. Blackfoot, ID Social Work
Nicholas  V. Lafayette, LA Community Service
Noah M. Pelion, SC Education
Patricia M. New Franklin, OH Medicine
Raquel Z. Livonia, MI Medicine
Reilly P. Schoolcraft, MI Engineering
Ricarda U. Noble, OK Medicine
Ryan G. Baltimore, MD Engineering
Samantha S. Deland, FL Graphic Design
Sarah W. Franklin Park, NJ Music
Shalynn C. Ponca City, OK Science
Steven J. La Vergne, TN Medicine
Sydney G. Johnson City, TN Psychology
Tatianna M. Chattanooga, TN Psychology
Thomas C. Omaha, NE Business
Tyler M. Bryan, TX Cosmetology
Victoria B. Killeen, TX Education
Vincent  W. Burleson, TX Film
Zoe T. Council Bluffs, IA Journalism

 

LIVE MÁS SCHOLARSHIP
RENEWAL PROGRAM

NAME LOCATION PASSION
Abby G. New York, NY Costume Design
Abigail L. West Simsbury, CT Graphic Design
Adilia W. Stockton, CA Community Service
Adriana P. Stockton, CA Business
Ahmed W. Richmond, VA Engineering
Ailyn G. Huntington Park, CA Sociology
Alex K. Morris, AL Luthery
Alexia S. San Antonio, TX Film
Aleya L. San Diego, CA Fine Art
Alicia R. Lakewood, CO Writing
Alishia Y. Puyallup, WA Animation
Amanda H. Spring Grove, PA Community Service
Amara L. Camas, WA Business
Aminta F. Los Angeles, CA Acting
Amy R. Hackettstown, NJ Science
Ana Sofia F. Cleveland Heights, OH Acting
Andrea S. Chicago, IL Science
Andrew O. Omaha, NE Writing
Anisa S. Philadelphia, PA Computer Science
Anna C. Shawnee, KS Digital Marketing
Annamaria C. New Milford, CT International Studies
Antonio L. Fairfax, VA Business
Arielle B. Midland, MI Science
Ashley S. Chandler, AZ Film
Ashton P. Denton, TX Graphic Design
Benjamin C. Chicago, IL Technology
Benjamin L. Oxford, OH Supply Chain Management
Bernardo M. Ashburn, VA Film
Blake G. North Richland Hills, TX Graphic Design
Bobby C. Plano, TX Acting
Briana T. Auburn , AL Speech Therapy
Brittany M. Freeland, MD Biology
Cailin T. Medford, OR Film
Cameron F. Strongville, OH Music
Camron S. Miramar, FL Film
Carley B. Assonet, MA Film
Cassidy K. Anaheim, CA Photography
Cedric B. Valrico, FL Engineering
Chace W. Upper Marlboro, MD Music
Chima E. Fayetteville, NC Music
Chloe B. New London, CT Graphic Design
Cortez G. Long Branch, NJ Photography
Daniel K. Portland, ME Film
Daniela B. El Paso, TX Fashion
Danielle W. Los Angeles, CA Writing
David C. Hamburg, NY Computer Science
David R. Pembroke Pines, FL Film
David R. Hockessin, DE Photography
Deja’ R. Los Angeles, CA Film
Devon W. Wilmington, NC Fine Art
Dhruv P. Boyds, MD Engineering
Drew M. Miami, FL Animal Science
Dylan D. Honolulu, HI Engineering
Elyse M. Philadelphia, PA Writing
Emily H. Westport, CT Science
Emma D. Charleston, SC Film
Emma P. Calera, AL Education
Gabriela P. Fort Lauderdale, FL Fine Art
Gabrielle F. Sheboygan, WI Community Service
Garnett B. Vass, NC Science
Georgina F. Pasadena, CA Animation
Giovanni T. Clarkston, GA Film
Grace R. Winter Garden, FL Education
Grayson A. Lexington, SC Dance
Hafsa M. Oneonta, NY Animation
Hannah  W. Arlington, VA Business
Hannah P. Boca Raton, FL Film
Hayden N. Clyde, TX Medicine
Hillary L. Madison, WI Education
Iysha D. Dunkirk, MD Education
Jack G. Duluth, GA Community Service
Jaclyn G. Kula, HI Animation
Jacob T. Newport Beach, CA Graphic Design
James H. Columbia, MO Music
James J. Harrisburg, IL Communications
Janessa G. Chicago, IL Psychology
Janie K. San Diego, CA Biology
Jaylen C. Mableton, GA Dance
Jeffrey A. Compton, CA Journalism
Jenna M. Wellington, FL Photography
Jenna S. Las Vegas, NV Performing Arts
Jessica H. Irving, TX Fine Art
Jessica V. Henderson, NV Performing Arts
Jillian K. Marblehead, MA Industrial Design
Johannah L. Reston, VA Fine Art
John K. Chicago, IL Writing
Jonathan C. Irmo, SC Videography
Jonathan C. Los Angeles, CA Film
Jonathan T. Amherst, MA Engineering
Jordan C. Baltimore, MD Music
Jordan J. Tyler, TX Music
Jordan J. Chicago, IL Dance
Jordan P. Muncie, IN Music
Jose Luis C. New York , NY Fashion
Joshua Khrister M. New York, NY Film
Joshua P. Palo Alto, CA Music
Kate C. Overland Park, KS Music
Katherine C. Puyallup, WA Political Science
Katherine S. Prosper, TX Fine Art
Kayden B. Memphis, TN Biology
Kaylee J. Fountain Valley, CA Illustration
Kelsey W. Strafford, NH Film
Kevin S. Norwich, CT Photography
Khorii T. Poulsbo, WA Dance
Kiely M. Los Angeles, CA Film
Kirby M. Houston, TX Film
Krishna R. Barrington , RI Business
Lauren P. Longmeadow, MA Fashion
LeDarrius H. Bessemer, AL Animation
Lonnae H. Brown Deer, WI Performing Arts
Louise M. Conway, AR Fine Art
Lucia T. New York, NY Dance
Luis M. Compton, CA Biology
Madeline F. Ames, IA Medicine
Margaret  W. Wilder, KY Fine Art
Mariah R. Saint Johnsbury, VT Dance
Mato S. Sioux Falls, SD Film
Mauricio B. Covina, CA Engineering
Mauro V. Lake Elsinore, CA Engineering
Maya V. Boxford, MA Business
Meade M. Huntingtown, MD Acting
Mia R. Chantilly, VA Storytelling
Miquela R. Palos Heights, IL Special Needs Advocate
Mitchel H. Ijamsville, MD Film
Mohamed M. Camden, NJ Community Service
Monique M. Bowie, MD Fine Art
Nadal A. Santa Cruz, CA Computer Science
Nathan F. Tucson, AZ Engineering
Nia F. Lithonia, GA Community Service
Nicolas M. Tampa, FL American Sign Language
Nicole T. Los Angeles, CA Film
Noah C. Satellite Beach, FL Graphic Design
Nydia R. Delhi, CA Education
Oberon W. Chicago, IL Fine Art
Oscar L. Denton, TX Film
Paige K. Tribes Hill, NY Music
Parker W. Alto, MI Design & Animation
Philip B. Loganville, GA Acting
Princess W. Spring Valley, CA Performing Arts
RaShawn D. Miami, FL Illustration
Raymond N. Orange, NJ Acting
Rita K. Trabuco Canyon, CA Film
Romy B. New York, NY Acting
Ryan M. Lexington, SC Music
Ryan R. Wilton, ME American Sign Language
Sage S. Irvine, CA Beauty Merchandising
Sahil A. Irving, TX Engineering
Salma W. Pacoima, CA Science
Santiago B. Dumfries, VA Finance
Sarah N. Davis, CA Community Service
Shehryar K. McAllen, TX Finance
Sierra A. Boone, NC Education
Stephanie S. Allentown, PA Health & Fitness
Surabhi M. Portland, OR Computer Science
Sydney C. Benicia, CA Performing Arts
Tasha D. Alexandria, SD Fine Art
Thomas H. Vineyard, UT Animation
Troytoria W. Atlanta, GA Biology
Tyler S. Chandler, AZ Fine Art
Victoria E. Trumbull, CT Storytelling
Zaniya L. Edgewater Park, NJ Community Service