CouponRaja Scholarship Project

Objective

Couponraja, one of the most popular online coupon aggregator in India invites students of Indian origin who are attending graduation or post-graduation courses at a university to apply for a scholarship reward of $365 for their further studies.

The Challenge

Thoroughly research and compose an essay (approximately 1000 words) on any one of the following topics:

  • Is it crucial to establish and maintain a sound financial credit during your college years?
  • Does online shopping save your time and efforts?
  • Digital wallets have come up as a great way to take care of your daily necessities after the ban of Rs. 500 and 1000 notes in India. Do you think this is the best way out?
  • Is the use of air purifiers and air sterilisers a quick fix to the staggering problem of air pollution in India?
  • Are we becoming too dependent on smartphones (particularly young people)?
  • What does fashion mean to you?
  • 5 train routes to witness the true beauty of Indian subcontinent
  • 5 most secured smartphones in the world
  • Young people are not buying cars or apartments anymore. What do you think about it?
  • Do you believe that vouchers and cashbacks are effective money-saving tools?
  • Do you believe cycling or running work as a therapy for your mind and body?

The Challenge

  • The best essay entry will be rewarded with a scholarship amount of Rs. 25000 which is equivalent to $365.
  • The Second best and the Third best essays will be rewarded $220 and $145 respectively.
  • 10 Runner-ups will be awarded a cash prize of $75 each.
  • All the essays will be judged by the editorial staff of Couponraja on the basis of clarity of ideas, style of writing and originality of the content.

Requirements

Minimum word limit: 800 words Over 5% plagiarism will result in an immediate disqualification of the entry.

Eligibility

This contest is open to all graduation/post-graduation students across all streams. Please note that only one essay per student is allowed. The award amount (in the form of a cheque) will be forwarded directly to the college or institution in which the student is enrolled.

Submission Deadline

Feb 28th and August 31st

How to Submit The Entry

Email your essay as a Word file to scholarship@couponraja.in Entries with incomplete information will lead to disqualification. Kindly provide the following information:

  • Name of the applicant
  • Recent photograph
  • Email address
  • Street Address
  • Permanent/Residential address (along with pin code)
  • College and course details
  • Mobile No

Kindly Note

Winner will be announced on the Couponraja Facebook Page in the first week of March and September. The reward amount will be issued only upon producing a proof of enrolment with a college/university. Employees of Couponraja/CompareRaja are not eligible to participate.

For further doubts and clarification please mail scholarship@couponraja.in

Prize Winners for the year 2017 :

Winners Prize College Country Essay
Sheila Harris
1st Winner
first $365 St. John's University United States View Essay
Rachel Aranyi
2nd Winner
second $220 University of Illinoi United States View Essay
Sei Sameshima
3rd Winner
second $145 George Fox University United States View Essay
Sabrina Clarken
Runner Up
second $75 Iowa State University United States View Essay
Stacy Neilson
Runner Up
second $75 Iowa State University United States View Essay