Credit Sesame Financial Literacy Scholarship
- Open to applicants aged 17 or older who reside in the United States.
- Open to applicants who currently or plan to attend a four year college or university in the 2017-18 school year.
All applications must be submitted by July 31, 2018.
How to Apply
- Write an essay (1,000-1,500 words) on the following topic:
- Problem: According to our credit card survey Millennials tend to avoid using credit cards, generally due to fear of debt and distrust of creditors. Young adults entering college today have little knowledge of credit and credit cards. What are creative ways that schools, communities or parents can educate young adults about credit and the use of credit cards?
The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.