Enter the Challenge

About the Contest

Contest is Now Closed For Entries

On April 1, 2020, the Financial Future Challenge will launch challenging students to come up with a cool tool like a game, book, or app to teach their peers what they have learned about money management, planning, and investing.

During the month of April, Financial Literacy Month, students 8 to 13 years old will be able to submit their entries for a chance to win prizing that will start them on a pathway to financial success.

  • Prizing: One Grand Prize Winner: A $2,000 savings bond, $3,000 equity investment and a choice of a Chromebook or iPad.
  • One First Place Winner: A $2,000 savings bond and $2,000 equity investment
  • One Second Place Winner: A $250 savings bond and $750 equity investment
  • One Third Place Winner: A $200 savings bond and $400 equity investment
  • Five Runners up: A $500 savings bond

The contest:

  • Will launch April 1, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET.
  • Will end on May 31, 2020 at 11:59 pm ET.
  • Students ages 8 to 13 years old who are residents of the United States can enter.
  • Judging criteria includes (1) concept originality, (2) development and description of the idea, and (3) creativity and effectiveness.
  • All entries must be submitted online.

For complete rules see: official rules