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Beyoncé, Lorraine Schwartz Award Three Black Recipients $20K Scholarships To Pursue Careers In The Jewelry Industry

Bey the humanitarian strikes again! This time the superstar is blessing aspiring jewelry industry professionals with a scholarship to pursue their dream careers. According to Black Enterprise, renowned jewelry designer, Lorraine Schwartz has partnered with Beyoncé to build the scholarship which was awarded to three people within the Black community. Full tuition will go toward the Gemological Institute of America (GIA). Audriana Osborne, Shelton Bradford, and Kulla Jatani were hand-selected by the “Black Is King” creator to receive The Beyoncé Knowles-Carter x Lorraine Schwartz GIA Scholarship in the amount of $20,000 each. “I’m so full of gratitude. I’m honored, and I’m so excited for the opportunity,” said Osborne in an interview with WSFA. “The hope for me is to absolutely learn all I possibly can and fuse the knowledge I have now and the career I have now with a career in the jewelry industry.” All funds will cover tuition, fees, equipment travel, and other expenses for...

Apr 28, 2021