Scholarship Opportunity Available for High School Seniors & Adults

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Keener Financial Education Scholarship 2018

Thanks to generous donors who believe in championing youth, the Center for Smart Financial Choices is offering six different scholarships this year. High school seniors and adult students pursuing a technical, vocational, associate’s or first bachelor’s degree for the 2018-2019 academic year are eligible to apply

Please review the requirements, deadlines and click on the link to complete application.

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               2017 Scholarship Winners


  • Youth Scholarship (high school seniors)
    • Four $1,000 awards
  • Adult Scholarship
    • One $2,000 award
  • Hispanic/Latino Scholarship (Youth or Adult)
    • One $2,000 award


  • Be enrolled or accepted as a full-time student in an accredited college or university
  • Have an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Attend two financial education classes offered by CFSFC and complete 500-word essay in response to classes


  • NO LATER THAN February 23rd, 2018
  • NO LATER THAN April 11th, 2018
    • Complete two financial education classes offered by CFSFC and submit essay in response to financial education classes (essay topics will be given during the classes)
    • Submit official transcript of grades for 2017-2018 school year
    • Submit college acceptance letter
    • Submit summary of achievements

ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNERS –Scholarship winners will be announced on the evening of April 24th during our scholarship reception event. We invite all applicants and their friends and families to join us at this celebration!


Please direct any further questions to Leslie Moser at or  call 336.865.0668.

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