Coca-Cola Advancement in Teaching in the Environment



  • Please answer the following questions on this page ONLY if you are seeking scholarship funds as part of the DEL Executive Education short course program. Available courses are listed at nicholas.duke.edu/del/executiveed/courses/upcomingcourses

  • Please answer the following questions on this page ONLY if you are seeking scholarship funds as part of the DEL-MEM program. A submitted application to the DEL-MEM program is required before scholarship consideration will be made. The application process for the DEL-MEM program can be found at nicholas.duke.edu/del/del-mem/admissions.

  • A letter of recommendation from your employer is required. Your employer must submit a letter of recommendation directly to the DEL Program at del@nicholas.duke.edu.

    The letter of recommendation must speak to how you AND the organization will benefit from your participation in the DEL master of environmental management program.

    Applications will not be reviewed until the letter of recommendation is received.

  • A letter of recommendation from your employer is optional. If you choose to submit one, your employer must submit a letter of recommendation directly to the DEL Program at del@nicholas.duke.edu.

    The letter of recommendation must speak to how you AND the organization will benefit from your participation in the DEL Executive Education program. Applications will not be reviewed until the letter of recommendation is received.


  • It is necessary that you turn in all section requirements depending on the type of funding to be considered. Your words will be carefully read for content and grammar.

    By my signature below, the information provided as part of the application for CATES is complete and accurate. I understand that my application is subject to review and I am not guaranteed an award. I authorize release of my name, directory, and application materials on file to the Coca-Cola Foundation, Inc, the Nicholas School of the Environment, and Duke University, as necessary.