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Texas: AIDS Foundation Houston Announces Sport4Life Scholarship

June 30, 2014

This article was reported by Examiner.

The Examiner reported that AIDS Foundation Houston, Inc. (AFH) is accepting applications for its Sport4Life Scholarship. The Sport4Life event calls on both amateur and professional athletes to help in efforts to raise HIV/AIDS awareness. AFH will award a portion of funds raised from the Sport4Life event to an HIV-positive student, or a student who has been affected by HIV/AIDS. Scholarship applicants either must attend or plan to attend an accredited post-secondary school in the fall of 2015. Students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate course of study, or having one or more years of school remaining also may apply. Scholarship applicants must demonstrate leadership in community and school activities, scholastic achievement, and proof of HIV status. To apply for the scholarship, postmark the application and required attachments before July 5, 2015, to Sport4Life Scholarship at 6260 Westpark Drive, Suite 100, Houston, Texas 77057, or send it via email to For further information on Sport4Life, visit or call (713) 623-6796.

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This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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