The College Football Playoff Foundation in partnership with Dr Pepper, has partnered with the SEC to award one student-athlete from each SEC institution $2,500 in tuition support and the chance to receive an additional $20,000 in tuition as the grand prize winner.
Each SEC institution selected one student-athlete to receive a Dr Pepper Go Teach Tuition valued at $2,500. This program is open to student-athletes across all institutional sponsored sports programs and academic classifications who are enrolled in or applying to enroll in a teacher preparation program, an affiliated education program or an alternative teacher certificate program. The College Football Playoffs Foundation will select one recipient to receive the grand prize of an additional $20,000 ($22,500 total).
The Dr. Pepper Go Teach Grand Prize winner will be announced on SEC Nation during the SEC Championship on December 19, 2020.
Below are the SEC student - athlete nominees:
|Alabama||Ariyah Copeland||Women's Basketball|
|Arkansas||Alyssa Lemon||Swimming and Diving|
|Auburn||Jessica Merritt||Swimming and Diving|
|Kentucky||Madisyn Peeples||Women's Track and Field/Cross Country|
|Mississippi State||Broadie King||Football|
|Missouri||Karina Liz||Women's Track and Field/Cross Country|
|South Carolina||Kaden Briggs||Men's Track and Field|
|Texas A&M||Samantha Siebenaller||Women's Swimming and Diving|
For more on the Dr Pepper Go Teach Tuition Giveaway opportunity: click here.