Beyoncé and Jay-Z Beyoncé Announce a New Scholarship Program, Will Award $1 Million to Students in 'OTR II' Tour Cities

Beyoncé and Jay-Z aren’t just visiting cities across the country to perform — they’re giving back to local communities along the way.

The Carters have announced a new scholarship program that will “award one exceptional senior high school student, with financial needs,100K to put toward their enrollment in a college or university for the academic year 2018-2019.”

The scholarship recipients, will be chosen by Boys and Girls Club of America in the OTR II tour markets. The markets include Atlanta, Orland, Miami, Arlington, New Orleans, Houston, Phoenix, Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Clara and Seattle.

Qualified students must demonstrate academic excellence and show financial needs that would make it hard for them to enter a college or university for the academic year 2018-2019.

For more information, check out the press release. 

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