Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship Contest

In an effort to help other aspiring young students realize their dream of obtaining a college degree, the Dickson Law Group is pleased to announce the creation of the annual “Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship Contest”. At the Dickson Law Group, they understand the value of a college education as well as the financial difficulties many students and families may face in financing one.  The contest is available to current college students or those planning on attending a college or university in the fall of 2016 or high school students. $1,000 scholarship award will be given to winning candidate.

Dickson Law Group focuses primarily on Real Estate Law (including Foreclosure Prevention), Business Law (including formations), Probates, and Construction Law.


Participants are required to meet the following eligibility requirements a well:

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college in the U.S. or are planning to matriculate in the fall of 2016.
  • Must be in good academic standing if currently enrolled in college or high school
  • If an applicant is under 18, the permission of a parent or guardian

How to Apply:

  • For applying the scholarship contest, the candidates should respond to the following video essay question: Whether it’s due to accident or error, nearly all businesses are at risk for liability in some form or another during their lifetime.  How is general liability insurance a viable means at protecting a business from a civil lawsuit?
  • Submit video essays (YouTube or Vimeo preferred) to

Video Guidelines:

  • Video should be between 1 and 3 minutes in length.
  • Applicants are expected to conduct research on the benefits and disadvantages of general liability insurance and demonstrate their knowledge in their video essay.

Award Amount:

A single winner will be awarded a check for $1,000 to be used on educational expenses (books, supplies, tuition, etc.) accompanied by an award certificate.

Application Deadline:

You can submit your essay till May 15, 2016. Winners will be chosen on June 16, 2016.

Link for More Information:

Contact Information:

For more information, you can call at (206) 621-1110 or (253) 572-1000.

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