Higher One Launches Financial Literacy Month with Financial Literacy Grant Open to Colleges and Universities Nationwide

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Higher One, a technology and payment services company focused on higher education, has announced its second annual Financial Literacy Counts grant program designed to support financial literacy initiatives for undergraduate students nationwide. This announcement comes during the month of April, recognized by Congress as Financial Literacy Month, and is an example of Higher One’s continued mission to support financial literacy among college students by providing resources and promoting financial literacy initiatives on college campuses.

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 are available to all accredited U.S. non-profit colleges and universities. Grant funds may be used to support student awareness campaigns, workshops, online financial literacy tools and other activities and resources that promote financial literacy and provide opportunities for students to increase their personal financial management skills and abilities.

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