Basketball superstar LeBron James announced scholarship to 1100 students

lebron jamesBasketball superstar LeBron James has announced full four-year college scholarship to 1,100 kids. These kids will be receiving the scholarship under his ‘I Promise’ program.

His foundation, ‘LeBron James Family Foundation’ will start covering tuition costs for students entering the University of Akron in Ohio in 2021, when this year’s seventh graders will graduate high school. The cost of four years at the university is about $34,000 per student.

Students have to maintain academic and attendance standards set by the LeBron James Family Foundation’s I Promise Program. For the last five years, LeBron James has been sponsoring the program to promote academics and physical fitness for young people.

 

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