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05/30/14 – Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with Rashema Nelson, the 18-year-old student that received a full ride scholarship to Georgetown University despite being homeless.

“My mom wanted to move because the D.C. area wasn’t good for us, but then things got hard financially,” Nelson says about her homelessness.

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One thought on “JACQUE REID: From Homelessness To Full Scholarship At Georgetown

  1. 100,000.00 scholarship for four years is not a “full ride”. What she received was probably a full tuition scholarship, because at 65,000. as cost of attendance , she would only be covered for one year and one half.

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