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Bad Girl Gone Good? Rihanna Delivers Her Most Heartful Gift Yet

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Rihanna’s Most Noble Effort

It’s so easy to vilify Rihanna. The Pop songstress’ brash attitude can sometimes rub people the wrong way. In addition, her “I don’t give a flying f*ck” mentality sometimes stretches outside of music and spills onto the real world. Despite her glaring shortcomings, she always manages to make up for it.

This gift from Rihanna to aspiring college students will certainly earn her extra brownie points.

Rihanna performing at lionel richie show

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See how Rihanna is giving aspiring college kids a chance to follow their dreams on the following pages.

Rihanna Launches a Scholarship Program


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In 2012, Rihanna started The Clara Lionel Foundation, which is geared to “improve the quality of life for communities globally in the areas of health, education, arts, and culture.” In efforts to continue providing a helping hand with those struggling immensely around the globe, she launched a scholarship program.

This Scholarship Program Will Help Kids From the Caribbean Go to College


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Kids from Barbados, Cuba, Haiti, Brazil, Guyana, Jamaica, and the United States will have the opportunity to receive a full scholarship under her new program. The scholarships will be awarded up to three years at $50,000, or whenever the student is able to complete his or her bachelor’s degree.