St. Amant students need help with grant

Staff reports

St. Amant High School is trying for the third and final time to win a Pepsi Refresh Grant.

In January, they finished 12th and needed to be in Top 10 to win.

They are trying for $25,000 and need to be in the top 15 to win. They are currently ranked fifth.

The students hope to organize a Farmers market in Ascension parish, which will be open to the public. The market will also serve as a teaching tool for the students.

Organizers are requesting that the public vote every day, so the students can see their dream become a reality.

You can vote three ways,  every day.

1: Text: 106038 to 73774 (Pepsi does not charge)

2: Go to: and sign in to vote (must have email)

3: Go to and login with Facebook to vote (must have Facebook)

You can also earn extra votes for the school from specially marked Pepsi products. Simply look for POWER VOTE on the products, and enter the code into the Pepsi Refresh Site.

For more details go to