Scholarship

Coin Bureau ScholarshipCoin Bureau is a cryptocurrency news and information portal. We are of the view that decentralised blockchain based currencies are the only way that the world can truly realise its true potential. We cover everything from the latest news to education and market analysis. We also aim to make our content friendly for those less knowledgeable about the field.

It is for this reason that we rely on the most capable writers to cover our stories and publish our analysis. However, while being capable is indeed an important requirement, the writers also have to be able to explain it in terms that are understood by our target audience.

Our pipeline of writers is growing but we are constantly looking to expand. Writers with a fresh perspective from college / university could invigorate our users with unique content. As such, Coin Burea is proud to announce a Content writing scholarship. This is an essay competition whereby the winning students will win $600 for financial assistance towards the coming school year. This scholarship is open to all students but those studying economics, business or computer science are most likely benefit.

Essay Guidelines

If you would like to enter the essay competition, please write a piece of content on one of the following topics:

  • How Blockchain Technology can Revolutionise Healthcare
  • Will Cryptocurrencies ever replace Fiat money
  • How cryptocurrencies can change micro finance

The essay should be clearly written and be at least 1,000 words in length. The essay has to be unique and will be tested for plagiarism. Any applicants who are caught plagiarising will be automatically disqualified. The deadline for the essay submission is the 30th of August 2018.

Scholarship Eligibility

In order to submit an essay and apply for a scholarship from the Coin Bureau, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • Must be fully enrolled in a University in the UK or US (public or private)
  • Be between the age of 18 an 25
  • Multiple submissions will be ignored
  • The student needs to notify the University financial aid office
  • Quote your Student identification number in correspondence
  • False or misleading information will be disqualified

Friends and relatives of tCoin Bureau are not eligible for the scholarship. Coin Bureau maintains the right to upload the winning essay onto our website.

How to Apply

In order to submit your application, send the essay in a word document to scholarship@coinbureau.com. Clearly state your name, age, area of study and the University that you are attending.You will be marked on a number of qualities including style, clarity, vocabulary and strength of argument. Try to simplify any technical jargon should you use it.

The deadline for submissions is the 30th of August 2018. Essays submitted after this date will not be considered. The winner of the competition will be announced on the 15th of September 2018. The winner will personally be notified via email.