MC Lyte First Wave $100,000 Scholarship

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Sheila Eldridge


September 4, 2012
Hip Hop Goes to the University of Wisconsin-Madison: MC Lyte, Russell Simmons, Melanie Fiona, Salt, Dr. Damon Williams and Global Grind Announce the Search for the 1st MC Lyte/First Wave $100,000 Scholarship Award Recipient

New York City (Sept 4, 2012) – Hip Hop Sisters Foundation (HHSF) CEO/Founder MC Lyte, Advisory Board Members Russell Simmons, Melanie Fiona and Salt, University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison) Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer Dr. Damon A. Williams, and HHSF President Lynn Richardson are pleased to announce a new $100,000 hip-hop scholarship partnership that will enable one college-bound student to pursue a bachelor’s degree from one of the world’s top academic institutions – the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A press conference and reception will take place at the office of Rush Communications on Thursday September 6th 2012 to announce the scholarship. … Read More »