Each year since 2005 the Life Lessons Scholarships to students who were financially impacted after losing a parent. Since its inception over 500 scholarships, tattling in over a million dollars, have been awarded to help fund the students' s college education.
For the first time, AIG Direct is participation in a program, and has funded two scholarships tattling $25,000. The AIG Direct management team reviews 40 submissions and selected the following two individuals to will scholarships, based on the compelling and heartfelt stories.
Ashlin Wilden is 22 years old from Tennessee, and lost father about a year ago. She is attending Tennessee Tech University as a graduate student. View her video to hear in her own words, The impact of losing a parent, and how important life insurance coverage is to protection of family.
One second winner is Judson Richards, Judson was 15 when he lost his dad, leaving behind Judson and two older siblings. When his father passed away suddenly, with no life insurance, his plans to attend Clemson University were on jeopardy. View Judson's Video to learn more about him and his family.