Help to Lighten the Load of Your Student Loans
Every year, WoodmenLife will give 200 $1,000 awards that can help you get closer to financial security.
You're done with school, and you're building your future. Now, you're wondering about how you can lighten the load of your federal student loans. You could be eligible for help from the WoodmenLife Student Loan Relief Program.
The 2023 application period begins May 1, 2023.
Award recipients must:
Be a member1 for at least 3 years
Be part of a family where everyone is a WoodmenLife member
Have graduated from a post-secondary trade school, college or other institution
Provide documentation of student loan debt in good standing (your loan cannot be in default or delinquent and must be a federal student loan that is not private or state sponsored)
HOW WE CHOOSE
You don't have to prove you were a straight A student, because transcripts aren't needed. Applicants will complete an online application that includes short essay questions. Award recipients will be selected based on:
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Get Access to WoodmenLife Extras
Contact your local Representative to join the WoodmenLife family.
An individual becomes a member by joining our shared commitment to family, community and country, and by purchasing a WoodmenLife product.
WoodmenLife Extras are available to members. An individual becomes a member by joining our shared commitment to family, community and country, and by purchasing a WoodmenLife product. These extras are not contractual, are subject to change and have specific eligibility requirements.
Awards may be taxable to the recipient and are made payable to the lender/servicer of the student loan to pay on outstanding principal balance only (not to satisfy regular payment obligations)
Financial need is not a consideration. Previous WoodmenLife Focus Forward Scholarship recipients are not eligible.
Purchase insurance and annuity products that meet your financial situation, needs and objectives. Never purchase insurance and annuity products for the sole purpose of qualifying for non-guaranteed membership extras.