Our law firm, Burg Simpson, is pleased to partner with the Denver Police Officers Foundation to sponsor the Burg Simpson Law Firm Denver Police Officer Foundation Scholarship competition. We will award a $1,500 scholarship to a senior high school student who is the child of an active Denver Police Officer. We at Burg Simpson and the board members of the Denver Police Officers Foundation believe it is important to encourage our police officers’ children to pursue a college education. It is a privilege for our law firm and the foundation to represent the interests of our Denver Officers and their families.
One college scholarship of $1,500 will be awarded to the winner of the competition, and can be used in any way by the winner to help pay the cost of college tuition, fees, books, meal plans, or housing.
This competition is open to high school students who:
Children of current Board Members of the Denver Police Officers Foundation are not eligible.
Entrants of the Burg Simpson Denver Police Officers Foundation Scholarship Competition must write an original essay of 1500 words or less that describes:
Essay submissions for the 2018 scholarship contest will be accepted starting January 1, 2018.
The contest deadline was July 31, 2018 and Closed
Thank you for you entries
Electronic submissions using the entry form/email must be submitted by 11:59 PM MST on July 31, 2018.
Step 1: Have your essay written in one of the following formats: doc, docx, pdf
Step 2: Complete the electronic form and upload your essay
Essays submitted by mail must be postmarked no later than July 31, 2018. Any submission postmarked after Saturday, July 31, 2018, will not be accepted.
Step 1: Have your essay written and printed on letter size paper
Step 2: Download and complete the entry form pdf below
Step 3: Mail your essay and your completed entry form pdf to:
Attn: Denver Police Officers Foundation Scholarship Entry
700 West 39th Ave
Denver, CO 80016