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ScholarshipApril 30th and September 30th, annually.


The largest online retail coupon company in India, GrabOn, provides students of Indian heritage who are attending college or university in the United States, Canada and India, an opportunity to earn a scholarship and further their education.

The Challenge:

Carefully research and compose an essay of 800 – 1,000 words in length on one of the following topics. Pay proper attention to grammar and punctuation.

Choose one topic from the list below:

5 Road Trips Every Indian Should Take Once in a Lifetime

Top 5 Most Incredible Cricket Plays Caught on Tape

5 Unbelievable Cricket Moments Caught on Tape

The Most Breathtaking Mystical Waterfalls in India

5 Incredible Modern Natural Wonders of India

5 Must-Visit Architectural Wonders of India

Top 5 Companies to Work for in India

5 Dangerous Roads in India that could Kill You

5 Most Expensive Motorcycles in the World

5 Annoying Practices by Foreigners that Drive Indians Crazy!

The Reward:

The student with the most unique, well-written submission will be awarded a $1000 USD scholarship.

The judgement will be passed by the editorial staff of GrabOn.

The scholarship will be paid out in amounts of $1000 USD to each winner bi-annually, twice each year in the form of a co-payable check that will be mailed to the college or university attended by the winning student.


800-word minimum. Entries will be judged on originality and clarity of ideas presented.


  • Open to all college/university students, in the United States, Canada and India.
  • Limit of one entry per student.
  • Plagiarism in whole or part will result in immediate disqualification.
  • All submissions become property of GrabOn and will not be returned.
  • No purchase is necessary; no fees are required to enter.

The award payment, in the form of a co-payable check, will be forwarded by GrabOn directly to the student’s college or university for application to his/her next tuition payment.

Submission Deadline:

April 30th and September 30th, annually.

How to Submit An Entry:

Email your entry to scholarship@grabon.in. The accepted formats are:

  • Microsoft Word for PC users and
  • TextEdit file for Mac users.

Missing or incomplete information will result in disqualification.

Details that need to be included in your submission:

  • Photo of Applicant
  • Name
  • Email Address
  • Street Address
  • City
  • State
  • Country
  • Zip Code
  • Phone Number
  • Address of the College/University that you are attending
  • Field of study and anticipated graduation date.

The winners will be announced on the GrabOn Facebook page on May 5th and October 5th, annually. A formal confirmation process will begin once a winner is announced.

Note: Employees of GrabOn.in are not eligible to win.