By: KDKA-TV News Staff
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – The founder and co-CEO of Netflix is giving RMU $3 million to fund 20 full scholarships.READ MORE: Police Investigating After Body Recovered From Allegheny River
The scholarships funded by Reed Hastings will include room, board and textbooks beginning with students entering the university in the fall of 2021.READ MORE: Ohio Twp. Police Officer And His K9 Help Rescue Missing Man Who Fell Down Hillside
They’re open to applicants from underrepresented groups and “others who demonstrate a commitment to empowering members of underrepresented groups, combating stereotypes, and enabling others to better understand persons of different races, ethnicities, or other traits.”
The scholarships are directed at students pursuing careers in technology or mathematics-related fields like actuarial science, computer and information systems and data analytics.MORE NEWS: Pa. State Police Investigating Fatal Crash In Washington Co.
Students who are interested in applying and want to learn more can go online.