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kevin hart, kipp schools

Kevin Hart Surprises 18 Students with $600K in HBCU Scholarships

by Christina Santi   Aug 09, 2018

Kevin Hart teamed up with the United Negro College Fund and KIPP Public schools, a nationwide network of free open-enrollment college-preparatory schools in underserved communities,... Read More

University to Cover 100 Percent of Teen’s Tuition Following Scholarship Loss

University to Cover 100 Percent of Teen’s Tuition Following Scholarship Loss

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 02, 2018

Zaviona Woodruff did everything right. In her hometown of Kalamazoo, Michigan, the Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship is guaranteed to every student in who studied in... Read More

richard "tre" jenkins, harvard

Former Homeless Teen Gets Full Ride to Harvard

by Christina Santi   May 25, 2018

Richard “Tre” Jenkins, 18, from Philadelphia went from homeless to Harvard-accepted with a full scholarship last week, reports ABC News. Jenkins lived in a... Read More

DJ Khaled

DJ Khaled Launches ‘Key to Social Change’ Scholarship Program

by Christina Santi   Mar 23, 2018

DJ Khaled has joined forces with Get Schooled to announce their new initiative, Key to Social Change. The scholarship campaign encourages high school and... Read More

Drake Gives Away $50K Scholarship; Donates $25K to Miami High School

Drake Gives Away $50K Scholarship; Donates $25K to Miami High School

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 06, 2018

Drake started his week off in a giving mood, making surprise visits to two Miami schools to shoot a music video while dropping $75,000... Read More

tom joyner

Tom Joyner Foundation Accepting Apps for Full Ride Scholarship

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 24, 2017

The Tom Joyner Foundation is now accepting applications for its “Full Ride” scholarship program that will cover all of the expenses for one student... Read More

8 Simple Steps to Saving Money for College

8 Simple Steps to Saving Money for College

by #teamEBONY   May 23, 2016

The right time is right now to start saving for college. But don’t despair if you think you may have waited too long. It’s... Read More

Chicago Teen Erica Jackson Makes History

Chicago Teen Erica Jackson Makes History

by #teamEBONY   Apr 13, 2016

Chicago teen Erica Jackson has inked a Division 1 athletic scholarship with North Carolina A&T State University. Erica, who is one half of "The Birdie... Read More

Teen Becomes First Black Rhodes Scholar in State of Mississippi

Teen Becomes First Black Rhodes Scholar in State of Mississippi

by #teamEBONY   Nov 23, 2015

Ericka M. Wheeler became the first Black woman from Mississippi to claim the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship. The Millsaps College senior is a double major... Read More

HBCU Presidents, CUSEF and CBC Members with Vice Premier Liu

CBC Connects HBCU Students to China

by BET   Nov 22, 2013

In the past several years, China has become a force to be reckoned with. It is the world's second-largest economy and the largest single... Read More