This year, the
The cost of higher education in
"Paying for college is a significant challenge for most families today, and the inspiring stories young people share through our LIFE Lessons Scholarship Program illustrate just how much more difficult it becomes when a parent dies without a financial safety net in place," said
The LIFE Lessons Scholarship program is open to students between the ages of 17 and 24 who have been accepted to, or are currently enrolled in, a college, university, or trade school, and have suffered the loss of a parent or legal guardian without a life insurance policy. Candidates must apply to the program online at http://www.lifehappens.org/scholarship. The deadline for submissions is
The 2013 LIFE Lessons essay category grand prize winner,
This will be the fifth consecutive year that the
All inquiries regarding the LIFE Lessons Scholarship Program can be emailed to: scholarship(at)lifehappens(dot)org.