#JayZ has officially partnered up with LIU to launch the official Roc Nation School of Music, Sports and Entertainment in his native hometown of #Brooklyn , #NewYork !
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports and Entertainment will begin enrolling students in the Fall of 2021.
Sources have confirmed that 25% of the freshman class will receive Roc Nation Hope scholarships. It has been indicated that Hope Scholars will obtain the chance of successfully graduating with zero debt.
In a Historic Collaboration, @RocNation and Long Island University Establish Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment to Educate the Next Generation of Industry Changemakers from LIU Brooklyn. https://t.co/N5yYTGbmFR
— LIU Brooklyn (@LIUBrooklyn) August 4, 2020
Reports read that the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment will provide students the ability to earn undergraduate degrees in music, entrepreneurship, music technology, production, sports management and more.
The enrollment process is set to begin this fall for students to be able to attend in 2021. Students that are interested in the Roc Nation Hope Scholarship will be selected from a list of academically competitive students deriving mainly from New York.
It has been noted that besides obtaining lesson plans from professors, students will be able to earn access to guest artists, hands-on experience within the classroom and internships.