Scholarships and Contests for K-12 Students
EVERFI and our network of K-12 Sponsors offer students more than $100,000 in college savings scholarships annually.
See scholarships and contests available to students and teachers, along with eligibility requirements for each:
Accounting Careers: Limitless Opportunities Scholarship Contest
Accounting+ will be awarding eight students nationally $5,000 in educational funding. The Accounting Careers: Limitless Opportunities Scholarship is open to U.S. high school students between 13-19 years old who have completed at least one Accounting Careers: Limitless Opportunities course module. Students must submit a 300-500 essay for a chance to win.
Application Deadline: May 15, 2023
Prize: $5,000 check for educational purposes.
Intuit TurboTax Student Scholarships
$200,000 to be awarded to students who have completed the Taxes Simulation of EVERFI: Financial Literacy this year through Intuit TurboTax Student Scholarship Contests. The Prosperity Hub School District Scholarship Contest and Leading Con Educación Scholarship Contest will each award 40 student prizes.
Application Deadline: April 30, 2023
Prize: $2,500 529 College Savings Card
Truist Financial Foundations
The Truist Financial Foundations Scholarship Contest is open to any high school student who has completed at least three of the EVERFI - Financial Literacy digital lessons.
Fall semester entries must be submitted by December 15, 2022; spring semester entries must be received by April 30, 2023.
Prize: $2,000 - $3,000 in educational funding
OneMain Financial Credit Worthy Scholarship
The Credit Worthy Scholarship Contest presented by OneMain Financial is open to any U.S. high school student (grades 9-12) who has completed Build - Credit Fundamentals, or a minimum of three modules of the Keys to Your Future, EVERFI: Financial Literacy and/or Venture courses within OneMain Financial’s footprint.
Fall semester entries must be submitted by January 13, 2023; spring semester entries must be received by May 5, 2023.
Prize: $1,000 check for educational purposes.
Fifth Third Bank Scholarship
Fifth Third is awarding twenty-nine students across the country with a $2,500 529 College Savings Card. To qualify, students will need to have completed just one lesson from either Finance Academy course (Financial Literacy or Venture) by May 14, 2023.
Prize: $2,500 529 College Savings Card.
The MassMutual Foundation's
The FutureSmart Scholarship Contest is open to any U.S. student in grades 6-8 who has completed at least three of the FutureSmart digital lessons. The contest will be open throughout the 2022-2023 academic year and available in English and Spanish.
Fall semester entries must be submitted by January 15, 2023; spring semester entries must be received by May 14, 2023.
Prize: $2,000 - $5,000 529 college savings gift card
Subject Matter Experts
Dr. Larry Rosen, Ignition
Dr. Larry Rosen is Professor Emeritus and past chair of the psychology department at California State University, Dominguez Hills. He is a research psychologist with specialties in multitasking, social networking, and educational psychology, and is recognized as an international expert in the "Psychology of Technology."
Dr. Rosen consulted with EVERFI to develop our relaunched digital citizenship curriculum, Ignition: Digital Wellness and Safety.
93% of teachers would recommend Ignition's digital literacy program to their colleagues.
Dr. Clayborne Carson, 306
Dr. Clayborne Carson is the Professor of History and Director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University.
Dr. Carson supported content development in EVERFI's 306 - African-American History program. 306's curriculum informs and inspires today's students by exploring history's most important stories of African-American women and men overcoming obstacles through grit, strength, creativity, and intellect.