Homeless Memphis Valedictorian Gets Full Ride to College and $3M in Scholarships

Nicole Rojas
May 25, 2019 - 5:00

Tupac Mosley’s hard work in the face of adversity has paid off in a big way. The homeless Memphis teen was the valedictorian of his graduating class and earned $3 million in college scholarships. The Raleigh Egypt High School graduate became homeless after his father passed away at the end of his sophomore year. Despite the hardships, Mosley worked hard and graduated with a 4.3 GPA. He received more than 50 scholarships, including the Gates Scholarship, totaling $3 million. After his father’s death, Mosley’s family fell behind on their bills and were eventually evicted from their home. “We went to different homes so far, and we’re blessed to have For the Kingdom,”...

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