James Franklin establishes scholarship fund to assist minority students

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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (WTAJ) — Penn State football Coach James Franklin announced on his Twitter Friday a scholarship fund that will assist minority students from lower income families.

The message below states:

“We wanted to encourage students are first generation in their family to attend college, are from lower income families, and whose race, ethnic, cultural, gender and/or national background identity are inadequately represented in the Penn State student body.”

You can read the full statement below:

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