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Juicy J Offers, Then Revokes, $50,000 Twerk Scholarship

Unclear whether offer was academic, athletic or merit-based

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August 22, 2013 2:50 PM ET

For a moment, it looked like all you needed to afford a couple semesters at a top private university was to twerk for Juicy J: Earlier today, as HipHopDX reports, the rapper tweeted that he would be "giving out a 50k scholarships to the best chick that can twerk."

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Although Juicy J went on to provide formal entry rules, he's since deleted tweets referring to the scholarship. Either the rapper has rescinded the offer, or maybe he's weighing whether twerking should be classified as an academic, athletic or merit-based scholarship. Or maybe he needs to take out a loan from FAFSA first.

On August 27th, the Three 6 Mafia rapper will release a new album, Stay Trippy (which includes a track with A$AP Rocky called "Scholarship"), marking his first solo effort on a major label. You can unlock and stream the record now by tossing virtual stacks at virtual strippers in the ridiculous game "Stay Strippy" over at TheJuicyJ.com.

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