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BeyoncĂ© Teams with Google to Announce Education Scholarships (to Benefit HBCU’s)

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*BeyoncĂ© continues to prove she is not only fierce on the stage, but also behind the scenes. The megastar is using her platform to inspire young people to “BeyGood” following her positive examples in leadership. Once more she has put her money where her mouth is and awarded four HBCUs scholarships of $25,000 each.

Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia; Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee; Grambling State University in Grambling, Louisiana; and and Texas Southern University in Houston is in line to receive the monies.

Bey is definitely on a mission, and she is urging other businesses will step up and join her.

In an apparent say no more move, Google.org has stepped up to  match the star’s original $100,000 grant. Continue reading