Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition

Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition

At Burg Simpson, they recognize the importance of access to a good education. Hence, they launched the “Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition”. Any graduating high school seniors who are enrolled at Colorado accredited school can enter in this scholarship program.

Provided By:
Burg Simpson is one of United States leading plaintiff trial law firms. Established in 1976, by Michael S. Burg, Burg Simpson has 40 award-winning lawyers and offices in Colorado, Wyoming, Arizona, and Ohio.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: Up to $11,500
  • Deadline: February 2, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: February 16, 2018


This scholarship program is applicable for:

  • Any graduating high school senior enrolled in a Colorado accredited school can enter.
  • The Burg Simpson essay competition is not open to employees of the firm or their family members.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can apply online for this scholarship by the given link:


Applicants must submit a complete essay as a part of the application by mail to:

Burg Simpson Essay Competition
40 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, Colorado 80112

Supporting Documents:

In order to apply you must write an original essay of 1,500 words or less that describes:

  • How the civil jury system in the United States is being threatened.
  • How the civil jury system protects your rights as a citizen.
  • The importance of preserving the civil jury system for future generations

Award Amount:

  • The scholarship will fund one scholarship of $2,500 and nine scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to graduating seniors to attend the college of their choice.
  • All 10 winners, their families, and a teacher of their choice will be invited to a dinner held in their honor.
  • Winners will also appear at center court during half-time of the Colorado State Boys Basketball Championship game at the Denver Coliseum Denver, Colorado on March 10, 2018.

Detailed Information Link:


Contact Information:

Have any query you can contact Corey Wheeland at (303) 792-5595, email cwheeland-at-burgsimpson.com