Travis Scott is handing out seven-figures in scholarships to HBCU college students to make sure they stroll throughout the graduation stage.
In keeping with TMZ, the rapper donated $1 million value of scholarships to 100 Black school college students on observe to graduate in 2022. Every HBCU scholar scholarship cashes in at $10,000 every in an effort to assist the monetary burden that comes with getting an schooling.
Every scholarship recipient has reportedly earned a minimum of a 3.5 GPA. Amongst these awarded are Nisha Encarnacion, Chisom Okwor, and Jordan Massey.
Encarnacion financed her schooling whereas supporting her mother and daughter, and Okwor has plans to remodel growing nations in Africa, TMZ studies.
Different Black college students who acquired certainly one of Scott’s scholarships hail from 38 HBCUs together with Alabama A&M College, Central State College, Jackson State College, Morehouse School, Texas Southern College, Grambling State College, Xavier College of Louisiana, Prairie View A&M College, and extra.
The seven-figure scholarship donation comes from the hip-hop star’s Heal Mission, a philanthropic endeavor launched within the aftermath of final yr’s Astroworld. The competition left 10 useless and 1000’s injured.
Scott has been easing his means again into the general public eye after the tragic occasion. Per Diddy’s calls for, Scott carried out on the 2022 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday (Could 15).
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