The 2018 HIV League Scholarship application is now closed

Please check back on December 1st for information on the 2019 HIV League Scholarship


2018 Scholarship Details


  • There are four $7,000 HIV League Scholarships available
  • All applicants are students living with HIV
  • All applicants are either currently or going to be enrolled as a full-time student in an institution of higher education for at least two consecutive years
  • All applicants must have an unweighted GPA of 2.5
  • All applicants have the option to make their name public or not if they're awarded a scholarship
  • The HIV League Scholarship is the only national scholarship specifically for students living HIV, exists because there is great potential of any student living with HIV, and aims to build the leadership, knowledge, and skills of its scholars, which is the truest form of investment in one’s future
  • An HIV League Scholar is a promising student living with HIV as evidenced by their educational accomplishments, leadership, and service

The HIV League Scholarship : 2017

  • Reached out to 225+ Community Based Organizations/AIDS Service Organizations across the USA, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico
  • Received 42 applications from students living with HIV across 26 states
  • The age ranged from 17 to 64 among these 42 applicants
  • 36% of the 42 applicants identified as female, while 64% of the 42 applicants identified as male
  • Of the 42 applicants, 2 were selected as HIV League Scholars and received a $7,000 scholarship award. Read about them here

Please click here to make a donation to The HIV League and our scholarship program


Tuition average for 1 year at a 4-year public college

Source: The College Board

People Living with HIV in the United States (Ages 15-24)

Source: CDC

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