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Lil Durk Provides Students With $50,000 Scholarships To HBCU

April 18, 2023 | By Kali Girl

Lil Durk, the Chicago-born rapper, is making a significant impact on his hometown community reports, XXL.

Partnering with Amazon Music and Howard University, he has launched The Durk Banks Endowment, a scholarship program dedicated to supporting students from Chicago.

Through The Durk Banks Endowment Fund, students will receive scholarships to attend Howard University in Washington, D.C and the program will provide two deserving students with scholarships worth $50,000 each for their freshman year. 

In addition, Durk and the Neighborhood Heroes are also generously donating $250,000 to support C

pients of Howard University’s Graduation Retention Access to Continued Excellence (GRACE) grant.

This grant provides extra financial assistance to students who have pressing financial needs, with the goal of enabling them to complete their studies and graduate on schedule.

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