How can I submit an electronic or email receipt?

Great news! If you shop for groceries online, you can now submit your email receipts from select retailers to earn Box Tops for your school. See app for the most up to date information and retailer list. To ensure that earnings are properly credited to your account:

  1. Make sure you have a Box Tops for Education account (you can create one via the Box Tops app or website)

  2. Forward your email receipt to using the same email that’s associated with your BTFE account

  3. Box Tops will be credited within 10 business days – view your earnings detail in the MY EARNINGS section of the app or website

The following email receipts are currently eligible:

  • Instacart



  • Shipt


  • Target Pick-Up/Drive-Up

  • Walmart Grocery

  • Walmart Pay


For purchases from online retailers not listed above, please follow the process below.

  1. Take a screen shot (or multiple) of your entire receipt from your online purchase, including retailer name, all items, transaction total, and date of purchase

  2. Open the Box Tops Contact Us form

  3. In the Comments field, please include:

    • Your email address

    • Your name

    • Your school’s name

    • The amount of Box Tops earned with the purchases from that receipt

  4. At the bottom of the form, use the “Upload Image Files” feature to add the screen shot(s) of your receipt. We will process your receipt and award Box Tops earned within 2 weeks.

Did we answer your question? If not, contact BTFE Customer Service to reach the app's dedicated help desk.

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