HOSPITALITY ASSOCIATION TO AWARD $10K TO GRADUATING SENIORS
AUSTIN (April 8, 2013) – The Texas Hospitality Association will award a total of $10,000 in scholarships to four 2013 Texas high school graduating seniors as part of their campaign to fight underage drinking and to promote alcohol responsibility.
THA will award a $5,000 scholarship to the Texas high school senior who submits the best poster conveying the message or theme: “If you are under 21, it’s illegal to consume or purchase alcoholic beverages in Texas.” A $2,500 scholarship will go to second place, $1,500 will be awarded for third place, and $1,000 will be awarded for fourth place. The winning posters will be used as part of a statewide alcohol awareness campaign.
The contest is open to all 2013 Texas high school seniors. Artwork must be an original design and may be computer or electronically generated, hand drawn or photographed.
Students have until May 3 to submit their poster to THA. For more details on the scholarship competition, visit www.TexasHospitalityAssociation.com.
The Texas Hospitality Association is a statewide, non-profit association made up of Texas businesses that sell or serve adult beverages. THA’s mission is to encourage the responsible sale and service of adult beverages and to fight underage drinking through public awareness campaigns and education.