Stormzy Launches Scholarship For Black Students
The rapper has announced that he will fund two black British students to attend the university of Cambridge. Stormzy will pay for tuition fees as well as maintenance grant up to four years for undergraduate courses.
The rapper said “It’s so important for black students, especially, to be aware that it can 100% be an option to attend a university of this calibre.” He goes on to say on Radio 1 Newsbeat “In school and college I had the ability and was almost destined to go to one of the top universities. But that didn’t happen for myself so hopefully there’s another young black student out there that can have the opportunity through my scholarship” He plans to fund two students this year and in 2019.