Jet magazine presents 'The Best Man Holiday' scholarship

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Jet magazine has teamed up with NBCUniversal’s movie The Best Man Holiday to present a scholarship awarded to five deserving college students.

The two partners have announced that they will be providing The Best Man Holiday Spring 2014 Scholarship – which has also received sponsorship from the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

Jet is committed to the advancement of education for all individuals, especially those in the Black community, and I’m very excited that we have the opportunity to partner with NBCUniversal to offer five students scholarship funds that may help further them toward earning a college degree,” said Jet magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Mitzi Miller in a statement.

“I love the first installment of The Best Man because it told a dynamic story of a group of diverse, adult friends who maintained a strong friendship since their years at college. What better way to celebrate such an inspiring narrative than to help a student finish college so they might one day enjoy that same experience.”

Students who are interested in applying should submit all materials by Tuesday, October 15 and winners will officially be announced in the November 25 issue of JET.

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