Scholarships and Contests
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EVERFI and our network of K-12 Sponsors offer students more than $100,000 in college savings scholarships annually.
Here are the scholarships and contests currently available to students and teachers, along with eligibility requirements for each:
Scholarships for K-12 Students
Facebook's Time to Get Digital
PSA Poster Challenge
Students in grades 6 - 12 at any Facebook sponsored Get Digital school (within AL, CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IA, IL, MA, MN, NC, NE, NH, NM, NY, OH, OR, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI) are invited to create a Public Service Announcement (PSA) poster about one of the Get Digital pillars.
The Challenge ends November 15, 2020.
- Grand prize winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship (via 529 Plan gift card)
- Teacher of the grand prize winner will receive a $1,000 gift card
- Five (5) finalists will receive a gift basket with Facebook and EVERFI swag inside
Fifth Third Bank
Students in grades 9-12 at schools sponsored by Fifth Third Bank (FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MI, NC, OH, TN, WV) who have completed at least one lesson of a Finance Academy course (EVERFI – Financial Literacy or Venture – Entrepreneurial Expedition) during the 2019-20 school year.
Fall semester entries must be submitted by January 15, 2021, and spring semester entries must be received by May 28, 2021.
Prize: $2,500 529 College Savings Scholarship
General - Canada Student
Any student in Canada who earns certification in one of the following EVERFI courses: Vault, The Compassion Project, Ignition, Character Playbook, Endeavour, Future Goals - Hockey Scholar, AlcoholEdu for High School, EVERFI, Venture, 306, Summer Slugger, Mental Wellness Basics, Honour Code, Say Something, Healthier Me (Elementary or Middle), Marketplaces or Prescription Drug Safety, Diversity Foundations, Plants, Animals, and Our World, Sustainability Foundations.
Prize: $1000 RESP Contribution
General - U.S. Student
Any student in the United States who earns certification in one of the following EVERFI courses: Vault, The Compassion Project, FutureSmart, Ignition, Character Playbook, Endeavor, Future Goals - Hockey Scholar, AlcoholEdu for High School, EVERFI, Venture, 306, Summer Slugger, Mental Wellness Basics, Honor Code, Say Something, Healthier Me (Elementary or Middle), Marketplaces or Prescription Drug Safety, Diversity Foundations, Plants, Animals, and Our World, BINAH: Building Insights to Navigate Antisemitism & Hate, Sustainability Foundations, Money Moves Modern Banking & Identity ProtectionTM, Vaping: Know the truth, Pathways: Financing Higher Education.
Prize: $1,000 529 College Savings Scholarship
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.