2017 College Scholarship

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The Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC, in Denver, Colorado, is now accepting applications for their 2017 Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC, College Scholarship essay contest. The scholarship is a $1,000 stipend that will be awarded to the student as they start college in the fall of 2017.

The scholarship prize will be paid directly to the winning student of the essay contest, and can be used for any college-related expenses, including tuition, room and board, courses, books and commuting expenses.

To apply: Fill out the form and submit an original, 500 word minimum essay on the topic listed below.

Essay Topic:

Why is the First Amendment important to you?

Deadline And Submission Information:

Completed applications must be submitted by August 31, 2017. We will select and notify the winner by September 15, 2017.

All applicants must currently hold or anticipate a high school diploma or GED by the end of the 2016-2017 school year.

Applications will be reviewed by attorney Paul Wilkinson who will select a winner to receive the $1,000 scholarship.

Essays will be judged on strength of argument, grammar, uniqueness, focus on topic, supporting evidence, and overall writing skill.