Books For Africa & Course Hero Scholarship Contest

Course Hero in partnership with Books For Africa is sponsoring the Course HeroMonthly Scholarship Contest. U.S. residents who are at least 16 years old as of the date of entry are eligible to apply for this scholarship contest. The Course Hero’s mission is to build the biggest and best digital library of course-specific questions and answers to help students and educators succeed. Winners will be chosen based on short-answer responses, so be creative! Check back each month for a new question and get a new chance to win $5,000.

Course Hero was founded in 2006 by Andrew Grauer, a student of the Cornell University. They believe that increased access to knowledge enriches lives and expands future opportunities for students worldwide.


  • Permanent legal U.S. residents physically residing in the fifty (50) United States of America and the District of Columbia.
  • Applicants at least 16 years old as of the date of entry
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States, as listed on the U.S. Department of Education website, available at

How to Apply:

  • To be eligible for the scholarship program you must login through the given link:
  • Course Hero will post one question online at each month and allow registered, eligible entrants up to 150 words or less to submit a response. Each month, Course Hero will select one winner with the best response from among all Contest entrants. Each month is a separate contest.

Supporting Documents:

Winners are required to provide Course Hero with the following information if requested

  • Your Course Hero username and profile URL
  • Your residential address and phone number
  • Your student identification card at your enrolled college or university
  • Your current or most recent transcript from your enrolled college or university
  • Contact and mailing information for your college’s or university’s financial aid office.

Submitting Details:

Contest entries may be submitted by mail on a 3”x5” card, along with your response to the question, to Course Hero, Inc., 1400 Seaport Blvd. Bldg B, Second Floor, Redwood City, CA 94063.

Financial Aid and Award Money:             

Each month’s Contest winner will receive either a $1,000, $2,000, or $3,000 Scholarship.

Application Deadline: 

Application deadline of the Course Hero, Inc. Books for Africa and Course Hero Scholarship for this month is June 15, 2017.

Link for More Information:

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