Grand Junction firm offers real estate scholarship program

Todd Conklin

Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties based in Grand Junction has launched a scholarship and mentoring program for people interesting in obtaining their real estate licenses and pursuing a career in the industry.

The program is open to applicants from Colorado, Idaho and Montana and covers the costs associated with earning a license, including classes, books and testing.

“We’re living in unprecedented times. Lots of people are looking to make a career move, and many have extra time on their hands to take licensing courses. This is a perfect opportunity to make a difference, and we truly believe this program has the potential to change lives,” said Todd Conklin, chief executive officer of Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties.

“Real estate has played such an important role for me personally, and I’ve witnessed firsthand how it’s been a life-changing career move for so many others,” Conklin added.

In addition to scholarships, the company offers meetings with members of its leadership team to discuss careers in real estate.

More information and applications are available online at

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