$50,000 Deserve Scholarship Sweepstakes

You worked hard to get into college. Let us make it easier for you to pay your tuition. Twenty-five (25) US students and twenty-five (25) international students will receive a $1,000 Deserve 2019-2020 Scholarship. No purchase or credit application required.

Entries for 2019-2020 Deserve Scholarship Sweepstakes are now closed. Winners will be announced around the end of November. Follow @DeserveCards on Instagram for the latest scholarship news.

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AUG 15

Application Open

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OCT 31

Application Deadline

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NOV 30

Winner Announcement

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DEC 15

Check Disbursement


  1. Entrants must be admitted to or currently enrolled as a full-time student at a non-profit accredited US university for academic year 2019-2020.
  2. If you are a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident:
    • Must be able to provide a valid transcript or admission letter.
    • If an entrant is under 18 years old, a parent or legal guardian must provide their own name, email, and birthdate and submit the entry on behalf of the student.
  3. If you are an international student studying in the US on an F1, M1, or J1 visa:
    • Must have and be able to provide a valid I-20 or DS-2019 form.
    • Must be 18 years old or older to qualify.

General Rules:

  1. One entry per person.
  2. All entrants are opting-in to a free financial literacy email program.
  3. All scholarships are awarded on a one-time basis.
  4. No purchase or credit application required.
  5. See full rules for US students
  6. See full rules for international students

Prize Drawing:

  1. Winners are selected by random drawing from eligible applicants.
  2. The odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.
  3. Winners will be notified by email within 5 business days of the drawing date. If Deserve is unable to contact potential winner(s) by email or if any potential winner fails to respond to the prize notification within 14 days, an alternate winner shall be selected.
  4. Each prize is sent directly to the winner by check and payable directly to the institution of higher education the student is attending.
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