$1M in grants to launch personal finance electives
With FREE, world-class Curriculum, Teacher PD, and Advocacy support, the NGPF community has removed many of the barriers to establishing a new personal finance elective. You have the power (and now a monetary incentive for your school) to make it happen!
Energize your school to launch a new standalone personal finance elective course during or after the 2021-2022 school year, and NGPF will issue your school a $1,000 grant for implementation!GET STARTED
Unless we act now...
1 million students
will graduate high school by 2025 without ever having the option to take a personal finance course in school.
Welcome to Mission: 2025
Basecamp for NGPF’s Mission: 2030
In 2021, 31% of high school students did not have access to a one semester personal finance elective. We must close the elective gap first to reach Mission: 2030.
U.S. high schools (excluding AL, MO, MS, NC, TN, UT, VA) implementing new personal finance electives. See full eligibility requirements >
PERSUADE Add a personal finance elective to your school’s course catalog.
SUBMIT Send NGPF the updated course catalog that includes the new elective.
SPEND Use the grant to implement the new personal finance elective.
You don't have to reinvent the wheel!
Here are some resources you can use to get started: