Students Donating for Life

Students Donating for Life is a contest designed for high school students to have fun while learning the importance of donating blood.     

About the contest:

  • Schools may schedule as many blood drives as they desire between August 1, 2015 and July 31, 2016.  
  • Anyone who is 16 years old weighing 120 pounds (with parental consent form), or at least 17 years old weighing 110 pounds, and in good general health can donate blood. 
  • Friends and family members are invited to participate.
  • Schools must host 2 or more drives to be eligible for the contest
  • Schools hosting 4 or more drives in each Division will be entered into a drawing for $1,000

Divisions in your area:

The program is offered in 3 divisions, Central (San Antonio, Texas and surrounding areas), Coastal (Victoria, Texas and surrounding areas) and South (Laredo, Texas and surrounding areas). 

Each division has 3 sub-divisions based on the number of students enrolled in the school and each one has the following up for grabs:

  • school with the highest % participation wins $1,000
  • school with the highest number of donations wins $1,000
  • Blood Drives must be held at the high school.

Prizes and how to win:

$1,000 per division gift certificate*
Highest percentage of blood donations in each division
(Based on total high school enrollment)

$1,000 gift certificate*
School with the highest total number of 
donors in each division
Drawing for $1,000 gift certificate*
Schools that host 4 or more blood drives 

Schools are eligible to win both categories in their division. 

* Gift certificates are nonrefundable, nontransferable, no cash value. Winners must submit request for gift certificates by October 31, 2016

Download your region's flyer below to learn how to get started.


TitleModified Date
PDF icon Central Division Flyer09/01/2015
PDF icon Coastal Division Flyer09/01/2015
PDF icon South Division Flyer09/01/2015