Joyner was there to present a check for $50,000 to the university.
The money will used for scholarships.
GSU won the money by finishing first in AllState's "Quotes for Education" contest.
32 students each received a one thousand dollar scholarship.
"You hear it all the time people have to leave school because they have run out of money. So that's why we have formed the Tom J foundation. We help students who are continuing their education at historically black colleges" said Tom Joyner.
The remaining scholarship money will be used to recruit incoming freshmen and transfer students.
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