Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos donate $33M scholarship grant for DACA students

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  1. Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos donate $33M scholarship grant for DACA students  CBS News
  2. Amazon’s Bezos to give $33M for 1000 Dreamer scholarships  Politico
  3. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos to Grant $33 Million in College Scholarships for DACA Students  Wall Street Journal
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"Our students are highly motivated and determined to succeed in college and in life," Candy Marshall, president of TheDream.US, said in a statement. "Everyone who believes in education and is a friend of the Dreamers would like to thank Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos for this magnificent gift. It is a shot in the . Jeffrey P. Bezos, founder of Amazon and owner of The Washington Post, announced Friday that he is donating $ million to a scholarship fund for young "dreamers," immigrants brought to the United States MacKenzie and I are honored to be able to help today s Dreamers by funding these scholarships.. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie donated $ million to help undocumented immigrants known as dreamers go to college. The group is already funding scholarships for almost , kids currently in college, with backing from the foundations of other techies, including Bill and Melinda . Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos to Fund , College Scholarships for Dreamers $ million donation the largest ever for TheDream.US The grant, the largest in the organization s history, will give , undocumented immigrant graduates of US high schools with DACA status the opportunity to go to college..

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