Beyoncé & JAY-Z Announce $1 Million Scholarship Program

Beyoncé & JAY-Z Announce $1 Million Scholarship Program

The Carters, Beyoncé and JAY-Z, have grossed greater than $150 million for his or her joint On The Run II Tour, in line with Billboard. The ability couple introduced on Saturday that greater than $1 million from ticket gross sales shall be awarded to 11 college students in cities for the U.S. market of the tour.

The BeyGOOD Initiative and The Shawn Carter Basis will spearhead this system and $100,000 shall be given “to at least one certified pupil in Atlanta, Orlando, Miami, Arlington, New Orleans, Houston, Phoenix, Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Clara and Seattle,” in line with a press launch. The Boys and Ladies Membership of America in every location will choose the coed who will obtain the cash and their identify shall be introduced throughout the present of their respective metropolis.

In April, the singer gave $100,000 to 4 college students at traditionally black faculties and universities and thru a partnership with Google gave 4 extra college students $25,000 scholarships every. JAY-Z’s Shawn Carter Scholarship Fund has helped college students from low socio-economic backgrounds attend accredited faculties since 2003.

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