2016 Scholarship winners
The Utah Jump$tart Coalition, along with America First Credit Union are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Scholarship Program.
Congratulations to Riley, BriAnna, Emma and Ike! Click on their names below to read their award-winning essays!
"Explain how you plan to pay for college and related expenses while keeping debt to a minimum.”
Mission & Unique Proposition
To improve the personal financial literacy of K-12 youth by providing advocacy, research and educational resources. We strive to prepare youth for life-long successful financial decision-making.
Our Unique Proposition
Utah Jump$tart is a coalition of organizations, which share a commitment to the financial education of youth. Working collaboratively, more resources and expertise are available to accomplish this task.
We accomplish our mission by:
- Raising awareness of the need for personal finance fundamentals;
- Enhancing the effectiveness of personal financial education;
- Promoting responsible fiscal attitudes and behaviors; and
- Encouraging networking and cooperative efforts among business, community, government and education