Gillespie & Murphy, P.A. – General Education Scholarship 2018

Prize - $750

Gillespie & Murphy, P.A. will be providing a scholarship of $750 to a to a student of their choosing. The goal of this scholarship is to help students around the country pursue their higher education goals.


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States.
  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college or university, or an accredited law school or graduate school at the time of the award.
  • Must submit a written essay pursuant to the established guidelines and deadline dates and times.
  • Must provide proof of enrollment should his/her submission be selected.

To apply for this scholarship, please provide a 500-word minimum essay on the following topic:

  • What life experiences have shaped who you are today and what challenges have you overcome in achieving your education (i.e. financial, personal, medical, etc.)?

Deadline and Submission Info:

Completed applications must be submitted by February 1, 2018. A winner will be selected by April 1, 2018.

By submitting your application, you are agreeing to use the scholarship funds for educational purposes only. The scholarship must be applied to tuition and other education-related expenses. A check will be made payable to the recipient's educational institution directly. You are expected to submit any receipts to remain in compliance with the IRS.

By submitting this information you are also giving us consent to feature your essay on our website's marketing platforms, including website content and social media. The personal information on your submission will be kept completely confidential.