Student Shares the Crazy Story Behind Her Winning Beyoncé's
When Xavier University student Allana Barefield was checking the news on Monday morning, she didn#8217t expect that she would be part of the headlines. But that#8217s what happens when Beyonceacute selects you to be one of the eight recipients of her Homecoming Scholars Award Program.
When Barefield, a 22-year-old rising senior studying mass communications with a focus on broadcast, found out she received Beyonceacute#8217s scholarship, she was brought to tears, telling TIME it was a #8220dream come true.#8221 The Homecoming Scholars Award program is a scholarship dedicated for historically black colleges and universities, which awards each student $25,000 for their studies.
#8220All of a sudden a notification popped up on my phone and someone said, #8216Congratulations!#8217 and I was like, #8216Whatrsquos going on?