Live Más Scholarships 2016 Recipients

The Taco Bell Foundation awarded $1,000,000 in Live Más Scholarships in 2016 to support 220 young adults. Awards ranged from $2,500 to $25,000. Congratulations to the first class of Live Más Scholarship recipients!

Name Location Passion
Abby G. Orange, CA Costume Design / Technical Theater
Abigail A. Oxnard, CA Illustration
Adalberto R. Deer Park, TX Animation
Adenike A. Miami, FL Photography / Videography
Adrianna B. Garden City, GA Drawing
Ahmed W. Richmond, VA Astronomy
Ailyn G. Huntington Park, CA Computer Science Engineering
Aisha B. Charlottesville, VA Business
Alex K. Morris, AL Musical Instrument Builder
Alexander B. Lakeside, CA Filmmaking
Alexia C. Clifton, VA Set & Production Design
Alexia S. San Antonio, TX Filmmaking
Aleya L. San Diego, CA Woodworking
Allahna A. Oxon Hill, MD Environmental Engineering
Amalia S. Fort Myers, FL Graphic Design
Amanda B. Lewis Center, OH Art
Amanda R. Los Angeles, CA Oncology
Ana Sofia F. Clevelend Heights, OH Acting
Andrea S. San Antonio, TX Astronomy
Andrew O. Omaha, NE Philosophy / English
Angelina B. Oklahoma City, FL Singing / Performing Arts
Arianna W. Phoenix, AZ Theatre
Ashley B. Delaware, OH Nursing
Ashton P. Cedar Park, TX Graphic Design
Asia B. North Lauderdale, FL Filmmaking
Avery W. Saint Louis Park, MN Graphic Design
Belen O. Miami, FL Filmmaking
Ben L. Oxford, OH Supply Chain Management
Benjamin C. Bloomington, IN Business
Brandon M. Maumelle, AR Medical Illustration
Brittanie B. Greenwood, IN Art
Brooke M. Spokane, WA Inventor
Cailin T. Medford, OR Filmmaking
Calvin N. Oakland, CA Filmmaking
Cameron F. Strongsville, OH Music / Drumming
Cansas L. Oacoma, SD Filmmaking / Directing
Carlos D. Westbury, NY Engineering
Carmine G. Ashburn, VA Poetry
Cassandra C. Puyallup, WA Psychology
Cassidy K. Anaheim, CA Film Production
Chace W. Olney, MD Piano
Chelsie M. West Deptford, NJ Animation
Chima E. Fayetteville, NC Music / Piano
Chloe B. New London, CT Graphic Design
Chris J. Beverly Hills, MI Public Policy
Christopher H. Apopka, FL Principal Percussionist
Clare C. Pasadena, CA Creative Technologist
Cole M. Las Vegas, NV Culinary Arts
Connor R. Bainbridge, GA Filmmaking
Cory R. Dillon, MT Ranching
Daequan M. Queens, NY Author / Poet / Actor
Daniel S. Dillon, MT Filmmaking
Daniela B. El Paso, TX Fashion
Danielle W. Alexandria, VA Screenwriting
David C. Hamburg, NY Video Game Programming
David R. Pembroke Pines, FL Filmmaking
Devon Eve W. Wilmington, NC Fine Art
Dhruv P. Boyds, MD Bio Engineering
Douglas S. Walpole, MA Circus / Business & Performing Arts Management
Dylan D. Honolulu, HI Engineering
Eleanor L. St. Augustine, FL Culinary Arts
Elliott L. Fenton, MO Engineering
Elyse M. Philadelphia, PA Dramatic Writing
Emily A. Douglasville, GA Biology / Medicine
Emily A. Grand Island, NE Motorcycle Mechanics
Emily F. New Castle, IN Ministry
Emily H. Westport, CT Forensic Anthropology
Emily N. Plattsburgh, NY Fashion Photogrpahy
Emily T. Chapel Hill, NC Occupational Therapy
Emma D. Charleston, SC Documentary Filmmaker
Ennis M. Anaheim, CA Filmmaking
Faryn L. Bridgeville, PA Visual Artist
Gabrielle F. Sheboygan, WI Emergency Management
Garnett B. Vass, NC Civil Engineering
Gavin D. Round Lake Heights, IL Music
Georgina F. San Diego, CA Animation
Giovanni T. Decatur, GA Filmmaking
Grayson H. Coppell, TX Music Technology
Greer W. Columbus, GA Art Therapy
Hannah P. Boca Raton, FL Comedian / Comedy Writer
Hannah T. Pleasant Plain, OH Animal Sciences
Heriberto V. Adelanto, CA Education
Ian R. Omaha, NE Psychology
Izzy H. Ada, MI Scene Design
Jackie G. Kula, HI Animation / Video Game Development
Jacob B. Vineland, NJ Mechanic
Jacob H. Raleigh, NC Geology / Astronomical Sciences
James H. Vernon Hills, IL Rapper / Finance
James J. Harrisburg, IL Communications
Jamie M. Houston, TX Comedy Writing
Jared J. Mesa, AZ Music
Jayda B. Dix Hills, NY Screen Writing / Media Producer
Jeffrey A. Compton, CA Broadcast Journalism
Jeffrey B. Temple Hills, MD Kinetic Imagining / Animation
Jenna M. Wellington, FL Photography
Jeremy K. Chicago, IL Film
Jessica C. Huntington Beach, CA Sports / Entrepreneurial Studies
Jessica H. Irving, TX Art
Johannah L. Reston, VA Crochet / Craftmaking
John K. Broken Arrow, OK Producing / Creative Advertising
John P. Mountain Brook, AL Fashion
Jonathan C. Los Angeles, CA Film
Jonathan C. Irmo, SC Architecture
Jonathan S. Oxnard, CA Chemistry
Jonathan T. Amherst, MA Electrical Engineer
Jordan C. Hackettstown, NJ Music
Jordan J. Tyler, TX Music / Saxophone
Jordan P. Urbana, IL Music Producer
Jose Luis C. New York, NY Fashion
Joseph R. Edison, NJ Journalism
Josh P. San Antonio, TX Music / Physics
Joshua B. Cottleville, MO Music Production / Engineering Tech
Jrnie L. McKinney, TX Dermatologist
Juan G. Irvine, CA Art
Juan M. Bellevue, WA Digital Art & Animiation
Julia S. Jupiter, FL Computer Science
Julian M. St. Louis, MO Sports Journalism
Justin D. Houston, TX Filmmaking
Justin S. Peoria, AZ Writing
Juwana M. Chester, PA Aeronautical Science
Kalen M. Duncanville, TX Art
Kara M. Atlanta, GA Fashion Photgraphy
Kar'mel S. Bronx, NY Dance
Katherine C. Puyallup, WA Computer Science / Engineering
Katherine H. Grafton, MA Science
Katherine S. Prosper, TX Art Teacher
Katia I. Douglas, AZ Art
Kayla M. Atlanta, GA Film
Kaylee J. Fountain Valley, CA Art / Animation
Kelsey M. Apison, TN Interior Design
Kelsey W. Strafford, NH Art
Kenneth M. Heavener, OK NASCAR Technician
Kevin B. Oakland, CA Drawing
Kevin S. Norwich, CT Photography
Khorii T. Jacksonville, NC Dancing
Kirby M. Houston, TX Cinematography
Kirsten K. Lake Worth, FL Painting
Lauren B. Carol Stream, IL Human resources
Lauren P. Longmeadow, MA Fashion Editing
Lauren S. Chicago, IL Entrepreneur / Philantropist
Le'Darrius H. Bessemer, AL Animation
Liam S. Providence Forge, VA Irish Dancer
Liliana L. Melbourne, FL Artist
Lindsey S. Richmond, VA Enviornmental Studies
Lisa K. Sanford, FL Travel Journalism
Lonnae H. Theinsville, WI Theater
Lucia T. New York, NY Dance
Luis M. Huntington Park, CA Dance Therapist
Lysha D. Dunkirk, MD Child Ed / Family Studies
Madeline F. Ames, IO Pre-Med / Psychology
Madeline H. Hickory, NC Art
Madisyn S. Greensboro, NC Professional Wrestling
Manuel M. Miami, FL Computer Science / Environmental Engineer
Margaret C. Dallas, TX Dance & Psychology
Mariah R. St. Johnsbury, VT Linguistics / Highland Dance
Mario J. Durham, NC Filmmaking / Special Effects
Mato S. Sioux Falls, SD Filmmaking
Matthew F. Lincoln, NE Farming / Entrepreneurial Management
Mauro V. Lake Elsinore, CA Engineer
Maya V. Danvers, MA Filmmaker / Extreme Sport Videographer
Mayra D. Bellerose, NY Ballet
McKenzie G. Corpus Christi, TX Engineering
Meade M. Huntingtown, MD Artist
Meredith B. Bemus Point, NY Pilot
Mia R. Chantilly, VA Fashion
Michael C. Ocala, FL Computer Science
Mikayla L. Elizabeth, CO Stage Management
Mitchel H. Ijamsville, MD Filmmaking
Mohamed M. Washington, DC Community Service
Monique M. Bowie, MD Art Education
Morgan W. West Sand Lake, NY Filmmaking
Morlan O. Loveland, OH Teaching
Nadal A. Clovis, CA Programming
Nathan F. Tucson, AZ Engineer
Navey B. Boise, ID Performance / Mascot
Nia F. Lithonia, GA Sociology
Nicholas K. Gaffney, SC Nutrition / Dietetics
Nicolas J. Orange, CA Filmmaking
Nicole T. Los Angeles, CA Filmmaking
Nina B. Seattle, WA Art
Oberon C. Louisville, KY Artist
Olivia B. Venice, CA Illustration & Design
Omar B. Kennesaw, GA Computer Science
Paige K. Tribes Hill, NY Music Business
Parker W. Alto, MI Industrial Design
Patricia L. Los Angeles, CA Biomedical Engineering
Paul T. Philadelphia, PA Accounting
Philip B. Snellville, GA Acting
Pooja R. Alpharetta, GA Law (ASL Services)
Quinn C. Bluffton, SC Exercise Science
Rachel H. Rincon, GA Film
Rae J. Atlanta, GA Theater / Dance
RaShawn D. Miami, FL Illustration
Raymond N. Orange, NJ Biology
Raymundo S. Pittsburg, CA Medicine
Romy B. New York, NY Theatre
Ronni R. Claremont, CA Child Care Specialist
Ryan M. Lexington, SC Music
Sahil A. Irving, TX Engineering
Santiago B. Dumfries, VA Medicine
Sergio P. Holcomb, KS Information Science / Audio
Shade B. Gravois Mills, MO Journalism / International Relations
Shane K. Dickson, TN Musical Theatre
Shayne P. Springfield, MO Vocal Performance / Vocal Education
Sophia G. El Paso, TX International Relations
Sophie G. Dallas, TX Architecture & Environmental Design
Stephen L. Torrance, CA Computer Science
Tara H. Black Diamond, WA Aviation
Tasha D. Alexandria, SD Fine Arts / Chemistry
Tatiana M. Palmdale, CA Clothing Design
Tawny W. Everglades City, FL Deisel Mechanics / Equipment
Taylor S. Kettering, OH Filmmaking
Taylor S. New Orleans, LA Public Health
Te'Vareane K. Boynton Beach, FL Dance
Tiffany T. Tustin, CA Music (Percussion)
Tyler G. Libertyville, IA Industrial Design
Zach E. Greensboro, NC Graphic Design
Zachary C. Blackwood, NJ Art / Comics
Zachary E. Rocky Face, GA Art
Zaniya L. Edgewater Park, NJ Political Science