Life Lessons Scholarship Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.lifehappens.org/life-lessons-scholarshi...
  • Contact
  • Life Happens
  • Address
  • 1655 N. Fort Myer Drive, Suite 610
  • Arlington, VA 22209
  • Email Address
  • scholarship@lifehappens.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 1, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 40
  • Maximum Amount
  • $15,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The loss of a parent or guardian is one of life’s most difficult ordeals. The emotional strain can be devastating to children and young adults. And for too many families, an untimely death also brings financial stress, making recovery all the more difficult. Recognizing the character and perseverance that so many young people show in the face of such adversity, Life Happens sponsors the annual Life Lessons Scholarship Program for college students and college-bound high school seniors. Qualified entrants who submit essays or videos about how the death of a parent impacted their lives are eligible for scholarship money. Over a million dollars in college scholarships have been awarded over the years.

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