HonestlyNow.org aims to provide members of the community a better way to communicate with their local banks and credit unions. We are proud to further support the public through offering a scholarship two times per year on an annual basis.
Financial literacy and a quality education are imperative to the future success of our youth. Eligible applicants are urged to apply.
How to Apply
Please write a 500-1000 word response to the following prompt: "Financial literacy is the ability to understand how money works in the world: how someone manages to earn or make it, how that person manages it, how he/she invests it, or how that person donates it to help others" What can our local financial institutions (banks and credit unions) do to increase financial literacy? What impact do you think this would have?
Submissions that are on time and eligible for candidacy will be judged on how well written and persuasive they are in completing their response to the prompt.
United States citizens, 16 years of age or older who are planning to enroll or are already enrolled in a degree program at an accredited instate of higher learning are urged to apply. Students in high school in their Junior and Senior years are eligible. All majors and intended majors of study are eligible. Students may reapply if they have not been previously awarded. Finalists will have their awards sent directly to the institution of enrollment.