Couponing in College
$2,500 Scholarship Giveaway

Couponing in College Scholarship

All of us at Dealspotr are dedicated to helping consumers save money and find great deals by using online coupons, promo codes, and printables. As part of that commitment, we want to help the next generation of consumers to become savvy shoppers as well. We’re excited to announce a $2,500 scholarship to a current college student that has demonstrated expertise when it comes to utilizing coupons and deals to save money while in college.

Any U.S. resident enrolled in a university within the 50 states or the District of Columbia can apply for this scholarship. The $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to one student.

To Enter

Contestants must demonstrate both knowledge in couponing and saving money, while also demonstrating the technical aptitude to understand how to publish online (a skill we think is critical in today’s economy).

To enter, you must publish a 500+ word essay providing tips and strategies for utilizing coupons of any type (physical, digital, mobile) to save money while in college. The essay should be published on a blog or any website which allows the publication of articles. You must mention this contest in your published essay, and provide a link back to this contest page (

Selection of a Winner

Our team of couponing experts will judge the essays based on quality and creativity. Grammar, punctuation and sentence structure will be taken into account as well as the originality of the content.


A $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to one winner. The deadline to apply for this scholarship is March 25, 2016. The prize will be announced April 4, 2016 and the winner will be notified by email. The winner has until April 11, 2016 to claim the prize. The prize will be distributed by check on April 18, 2016.

Scholarship Application

Eligibility Requirements

Scholarship Winner’s Circle

Spring 2016

  • Couponing in College Essay Contest
  • Scholarship: $2,500
  • Winner: Kayleigh Warburton
  • School: University of Virginia
  • Details

Fall 2015

  • Dealspotr Scholarship Giveaway
  • Scholarship: $1,000
  • Winner: Kaitlyn Vogt
  • School: Grand Valley State University
  • Details