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CashCourse Across the USA

Financial Educator & Program Awards

Program of the Year Award

The CashCourse Program of the Year Award honors an outstanding financial education campaign or program that goes above and beyond to promote financial literacy in higher education. The award recognizes innovation and dedication to students’ financial well-being. CashCourse will select two award recipients: a two-year institution winner and a four-year institution winner. 

The winning 2018 CashCourse Programs of the Year will receive: 

  • Featured profile in the CashCourse e-newsletter, CashCourse Connection 
  • $1,000 cash prize, made out to the institution or program office 

Financial Educator of the Year Award 

The CashCourse Financial Educator of the Year Award honors an educator going above and beyond to promote financial literacy on their campus. This person demonstrates creativity and passion in the field of collegiate financial education. You can nominate yourself or a colleague for this award. 

The 2018 CashCourse Financial Educator of the Year will receive: 

  • Featured profile in the CashCourse e-newsletter, CashCourse Connection 
  • $800 for travel and registration to the Higher Education Financial Wellness Summit, or equivalent cash prize 
    • Conference dates are July 15-17, 2018 
    • Located at Portland State University 
    • Learn more at www.hefwa.org 

Applications are due Friday, April 20, 2018. Direct any questions to Raven Newberry, CashCourse program manager, at cashcourse@nefe.org. 

CashCourse Annual Award Recipients 

Paul Goebel – 2017 CashCourse Financial Educator of the Year 

Kristin Bhaumik – 2016 CashCourse Financial Educator of the Year