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Need help with College.
      #277351 - 07/26/14 01:43 AM

I was diagnosed with HIV a year ago on the 31st. I have decided that I want to help those who have no one. I want to go back to college and get a degree in social work. I can't afford tuition and desperately need funds. So I was diagnosed with a CD4 of 5. I have fought diligently to maintain my health. I am now with a CD4 of 233 and I have my yearly checkup August 6. If you know of scholarships or grants that I can apply for. I would appreciate any information. I want to dedicate my life to helping those like me... I just need the funds to get there.

7/31 CD4- 5 VL 410,000
8/19 started ART

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Re: Need help with College. new
      #277354 - 07/26/14 11:17 AM

Here's a link to the US government's page with information about student loans and applying for federal educational grants.

I got my degree in Human Services Management (Social Work) via a combination of student loans and federal grants. Good Luck!

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Re: Need help with College. new
      #277848 - 08/27/14 12:09 PM

Helpful link, thanks!

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