LIFE Lessons Essay Contest

Application Information

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Amount Awarded


Application Deadline

March 02

Awarded By

Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education

Award Amount

Scholarship awards range in amount from $5,000 to $15,000. All awards are provided annually and are non-renewable.


Up to 18 awards offered annually.

Additional Information

All eligible entries received will be judged by a panel of qualified judges on the equally-weighted criteria of: 1) The compelling nature of the story (i.e., how the entrant dealt with the loss on a personal and financial level) and 2) The educational nature of the story regarding the role of insurance (i.e., how life insurance, other forms of insurance, or lack of insurance impacted the family's ability to meet future financial goals). Potential winners will be selected in August.

Deadline Info

Students may apply online on the Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education website or request a paper application by calling or emailing using the contact information listed. Applications are ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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