2017 RECIPIENTS

The Taco Bell Foundation awarded $300,000 in 2017 to support 55 Taco Bell restaurant employees. Awards ranged from $5,000 to $10,000.
Congratulations to the 2017 class of Live Más Scholarship Restaurant Employee recipients!

Name Location Passion
Alec H. Derby, Kansas Political Science
Aleeya C. Plumerville, Arkansas Geospatial Technology
Alexandra P. Norwich, Connecticut Education
Alicia R. Lakewood, Colorado Writing
Amanda H. Spring Grove, Pennsylvania Social Work
Amrit G. Sacramento, California Criminal Justice
Ana M. Knoxville, Tennessee Animation
Anastasia S. Stockton, California Music
Annamaria C. New Milford, Connecticut Political Science
Austin M. Fredericksburg, Virginia Computer Science
Briana M. Fort Worth, Texas Medicine
Briana T. Auburn, Alabama Communications
Bryana A. Johnstown, Pennsylvania Performing Arts
Caitlin G. Keyport, New Jersey Marine Life
Caitlin G. Kirtland, New Mexico Medicine
Cedric B. Valrico, Florida Engineering
Christian A. Bakersfield, California Communications
Clayton R. Westfield, Indiana Political Science
Cortez G. Long Branch, New Jersey Photography
Denijah J. Tarawa Terrace, North Carolina Science/Medicine
Dustin J. Blaine, Minnesota Business
Elizabeth (Sage) D. Boone, North Carolina Architecture
Ellissa L. Benton, Tennessee Criminal Justice
Erin C. Bordentown, New Jersey Performing Arts
Hafsa M. Oneonta, New York Animation
Hayden E. North Canton, Ohio Business
Heather D. Twin Lakes, Wisconsin Forensic Science
Hillary L. Platteville, Wisconsin Education
India J. Henrico, Virginia Medicine
Jacob S. Lakeville, Minnesota Business
Jaron M. Knoxville, Tennessee Engineering
Jayme G. Los Angeles, California Film
Jesse Z. Lake Zurich, Illinois Fine Art
Jessica V. Henderson, Nevada Performing Arts
Jorge E. M. El Paso, Texas Photography
Joseph C. American Canyon, California Education
Juan C. Mount Pleasant, Texas Fine Art
Kailyn W. Tuscaloosa, Alabama Film
Katlyn G. San Antonio, Texas Forensic Science
Keegan D. Spring Hill, Kansas Education
Keiko P. El Dorado Hills, California Fine Art
Kenzie D. Jacksonville, Arkansas Medicine
Kobey F. Chattanooga, Tennessee Communications
Kusum K. Bemidji, Minnesota Fine Art
Malin B. Portales, New Mexico Music
Mary H. Blackfoot, Idaho Social Work
Mauricio B. Covina, California Engineering
Nathaniel M. Monroe, North Carolina Youth Ministry
Nicholas V. Lafayette, Louisiana Medicine
Nydia R. Delhi, California Education
Rachel T. Greensburg, Kentucky Culinary Arts
Ricardo M. Punta Gorda, Florida Fine Art
Troytoria W. Atlanta, Georgia Animal Science
Vanessa M. Yakima, Washington Health Sciences
Vincent W. Burleson, Texas Film

Click here for a complete list of our 2016 Restaurant Employee recipients.