Johns Creek student wins New York Life essay award

by Staff Reports

October 02, 2013

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. Ė New York Life and the Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education (LIFE) awarded Zach Willard, a resident of Johns Creek and a freshman at Auburn University, a $2,000 scholarship.

Willard was one of four winners of the LIFE Lesson Scholarship essay contest, which is part of Life Insurance Awareness Month. Willardís essay documented his motherís financial struggle after his father died in a car accident when he was 8 weeks old.