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:
Fifth Third Bank
The Fifth Third Bank Scholarship Contest is open to students in grades 9-12 at schools who have completed at least one lesson of a Finance Academy digital course (EVERFI – Financial Literacy or Venture – Entrepreneurial Expedition) during the 2021-2022 school year.
Fall semester entries must be submitted by January 14, 2022, and spring semester entries must be received by May 27, 2022.
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: Financial Literacy, Venture, 306, Summer Slugger, Mental Wellness Basics, Honour Code, Healthier Me (Elementary or Middle), Marketplaces or Prescription Drug Safety, Plants, Animals, and Our World, Sustainability Foundations.
Fall semester entries must be submitted by January 14, 2022.
Prize: $1,000 RESP Contribution
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 2021-2022 academic year.
Fall semester entries must be submitted by January 14, 2022; Spring semester entries must be received by May 31, 2022.
Prize: $2,000-$5,000 529 College Savings Scholarship
General - U.S. Student
Any student in the United States who completes at least 3 digital lessons in any one of the following EVERFI courses: Vault, The Compassion Project, FutureSmart, Ignition, Character Playbook, Endeavor, Future Goals - Hockey Scholar, AlcoholEdu for High School, EVERFI: Financial Literacy, Venture, 306, Summer Slugger, Mental Wellness Basics, Honor Code, Healthier Me (Elementary or Middle), Marketplaces, or Prescription Drug Safety, 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.
Fall semester entries must be received by January 14, 2022.
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.