America’s Smartest Slacker Contest: Win $1,000 and more!

CourseSmart, the largest provider of eTextbooks and digital course materials, and CollegeHumor, are looking for students who work smarter, not harder. Think you have a shot at being America’s Smartest Slacker?

Submit a brief written essay about your best “slacker” story for the chance to win $1,000, a year of free eTextbooks from CourseSmart, the reigning title of “America’s Smartest Slacker,” and have your story turned into an animated video on CollegeHumor.

To enter, submit your essay at

CourseSmart and CollegeHumor will select the winning essay based on how smart and creative the academic shortcut (with big results) was and, of course, humor.

Submissions are being accepted now through Monday, February 7th. The deadline is approaching fast, so don’t be a slacker about this.

[This contest is open to U.S. college students over the age of 18. Sorry to our international users.]

This post is brought to you by CourseSmart. CourseSmart provides eTextbooks and digital course materials that improve the higher education learning process by offering instructors and students a unique combination of the right course material, anywhere, any-time access and a low cost. As the world’s largest digital course materials supplier, CourseSmart has a rapidly growing digital library of more than 90% of core higher education textbooks offered as eTextbooks, the same titles produced by major publishers in print and recommended by faculty across North America. The company’s eTextbooks can be purchased for up to 60% less than print texts and offer users the ability to print what they need as well as search and copy and paste features which help to streamline students’ studies.

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