Rihanna Gives $5,000 to $50,000 to College Students

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Singer Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation that will provide 50 scholarships to students from Barbados, Brazil, Cuba, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti and Jamaica that have been accepted into a 4 year college program in the United States, saying:

“I don’t think it’s fair that children carry the burden of financial limitations at such a young age,” Rihanna stated. “To be able to give the gift of an education is actually an honor. Higher education will help provide perspective, opportunities and learning to a group of kids who really deserve it. I am thrilled to be able to do this.”

Applicants will need:

  1. A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Unofficial transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.
  2. A completed Applicant Appraisal Form (click to view and print the form).
  3. A copy of the acceptance letter from the accredited four-year college or university you will be attending in the United States.

Deadline is June 10th

Apply here

 

 

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