RM5000 Digital Marketing Scholarship Program

ShopCoupons is a smart saving community platform that features the latest promotions, deals and coupons so our users can save on their purchases online. We recognize the important role digital marketing plays in the growing e-commerce scene and would like to help creative minds to exhibit their abilities and thoughts about the future of online shopping and how the right content can help the audience. 


Therefore, we have decided to create the ShopCoupons Internet Marketing Scholarship.

This is the chance for Undergraduate or Postgraduate students with the passion for "Digital Marketing" to receive RM5000 as a Scholarship. This scholarship can be utilized either in course materials or other resources.

This Scholarship will be useful for those who are currently studying in the areas of Marketing, Business, IT or Communications. You do not need to be an expert in this area - all you need is the passion for digital marketing content creation.


If you find that this Scholarship could benefit you and believe that you have the right mind to achieve this, please do not hesitate to contact us with the relevant details. 


General Terms of Participation

You get the chance to win a Scholarship worth RM5000.

You are required to think about digital marketing and create a piece of content between 500 - 1000 words on the subject: "How Digital Marketing has impacted the marketing scene as a whole and the importance of it on the web in 2017". You may write your article in English, Malay or Chinese.

We want you to include the following ideas:

  • Why do you believe that digital marketing is important and how will it be useful in the future?
  • How is this utilized on our website (ShopCoupons)? For example, how do we serve and help our clients such as Lazada and Zalora to amplified their promotions (For more information, you can check our Lazada voucher and Zalora voucher page)


The person with the best-written content will receive RM5000 which can be used either for course materials or other resources. If you would like to know more, please continue reading.


Eligibility and Creativity

This Scholarship is only applicable for students who are currently enrolled in colleges and universities.


This piece of content that you will be creating must be unique and creative (no plagiarism). What you will be writing must be able to convince anyone that you know what you are doing and that you are correct.


A few of our judging factors after you've submitted your article includes creativity, value of the provided information and more. 


How to Submit your Application

Write your article of 500-1000 words long and submit it to us via a word .doc file or please add the url of your website (if any).


Once you are done with these steps, email us at with all of the details listed below and attach your Word Document.

  • Please put the title of the email as "Submission for ShopCoupons Digital Marketing Scholarship"
  • Your personal details (full name, telephone and mailing address).
  • The name of the college or university you attend.
  • Your area of study.
  • Proof that you are a student of the college or university you specified, for example: student card


By submitting your content, you are allowing us to use your content for promotions and marketing purposes.



The deadline is May 31st 2017, and the winner will be selected by June 15th 2017. The cheque will then be mailed out by June 20th 2017.

We run our scholarship program every 6 months or yearly.


For more info regarding this scholarship program, please refer

Urusan Penajaan Kewangan Pelajar / Student Financial Sponsorship
Seksyen Pentadbiran & Perkhidmatan / Adminisration and Services Section
Bahagian Hal Ehwal Pelajar & Alumni / Student Affairs & Alumni Division
Universiti Malaya / University of Malaya

Tel : 03-7967 3410 / 3497
Faks : 03-7967 3472