DJ Zarnosky Life Leadership Award

May 1, 2024 all-day

DJ Zarnosky Life Leadership AwardThe DJ Zarnosky Life Leadership Award and a $1,000 scholarship is presented each spring to a high school senior who has exhibited outstanding leadership in the prolife movement.

This award is named to honor the memory of Dennis Joseph Zarnosky, who died in a tragic car accident in 2000.  DJ was only 16 when he died; however, he was always a passionate supporter of life and was determined to make a difference in the world.

Steve and Sandy Zarnosky, DJ’s parents, were blessed by his life and they continue to be enriched and encouraged by memories of his spirit and by the young award recipients who are carrying on his legacy of commitment to the prolife movement.

Award Criteria

  • High school senior at time of application deadline
  • Active involvement with Grand Rapids Right to Life
  • Completed application

Application Process

Laura A.

An awesome woman who fights daily for the prolife cause!