January 15th, 2015



What's your secret to keeping your security deposit?

Tell us your tips, tricks, and game plans for moving out of an apartment or dorm and returning it to your landlord in prime condition. How do you deal with stains, holes, scratches, and marks?  Which parts do you DIY, and which parts require the help of a pro?

How to enter:

Write a quick essay (250 words or fewer) describing your approach.

Send it to us at [email protected] by 11:59 pm CST, January 15th 2015.

We’re happy to answer questions!  Send us an email at [email protected].


You must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited institution in the United States or Canada.  You must be age 18 years or older.  Void where prohibited. 

Submission must be in by 11:59pm PST January 15th, 2015. One submission per person.

Email must include: Subject line that says COIT Omaha Scholarship, Full Name, Google +, user name, address, phone, school name, date of birth, & parent/guardian name (if under 18).


All submissions will be the property of COIT Omaha.