Trent Athletics is proud to announce that PepsiCo Canada has become a lead sponsor of the Trent Excalibur Green & White Scholarship Fund with a contribution of $15,000 annually, for a five-year period.
Excalibur Green & White Scholarships are offered to entering varsity student-athletes who have achieved an average above 80 per cent and have been recruited for athletics skills and abilities.
PepsiCo Canada has been a long-standing supporter of Trent Athletics and this additional funding is key to enhancing the quality and quantity of programs and services provided to Trent varsity student-athletes. The announcement was made during the 48th Athletics Awards banquet on March 21, 2017.
“We thank PepsiCo Canada, and its employees, for their immeasurable support of the Excalibur varsity program,” said Deborah Bright-Brundle, director, Athletics & Recreation, Trent University. “The benefits of this expanded partnership will support Trent Athletics ability to recruit the best and brightest student-athletes."
“We are honoured to play a role in the development of Trent’s athletes through the Trent Excalibur Green & White Scholarship Fund,” said Robert Foy, vice-president, Foodservice, PepsiCo Canada. “We hope this scholarship will empower and inspire Trent’s athletes to make their athletic ambitions a reality.”