The Ultimate Promotion Scholarship Contest

Slant Marketing, Inc. is offering a scholarship to students, pursuing a degree in marketing, advertising, public relations or business administration. Slant wants to hear student’s ideas for the coolest, most inspiring, most memorable promotions. One (1) grand prize of $1,500.00 amount will be given to the winning candidate to cover qualified expenses including undergraduate tuition, fees, books, on-campus room and board for the 2016-2017 academic year.

At Slant, they provide promotional and advertising management services to help brands create memorable experiences for their customers.


  • The contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia
  • Are at least 18 years of age or older (19 in AL & NE) and are full-time students enrolled as a freshman, sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Enrolled in one or more of the following fields: marketing, advertising, public relations or business administration at an accredited 2-year or 4- year university or college
  • Carry a cumulative college grade point average (“GPA”) of at least a 3.0 on a 4-point scale at time of entry during the 2016-2017 semesters
  • Limit one (1) entry per person and/or email address throughout the contest entry period

How to Apply:

  • To be applying for a contest, the candidates must write an essay of 1500 words or less in which they outline their idea for a promotional experience to be created by one of their favorite brands.
  • Applicants are encouraged to be specific and to establish the underlying strategic value of their idea. The entry should clearly answer the following: Why would this promotional experience be effective?
  • Entrants are encouraged to be specific and establish the underlying strategic value of their idea, determine the objectives, and provide suggested methods of advertising

Submitting Details:

Essays should be submitted to with the subject line “SLANT Scholarship Entry.”

Award Amount:

A $1,500.00 Scholarship Award in the form of a check made payable directly to the accredited college or university.
One (1) Grand Prize of $1,500.00 Scholarship will be given to the winning candidates.

Application Deadline:

The completed application packet must be submitted by no later than Monday, August 1, 2016, at 12 PM CST.

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