Legislators, Students, and Teachers Promote Financial Literacy on the Hill
Over 40 teachers, students and business leaders met at the State Capitol on Wednesday, February 12th to speak up in support of financial literacy. Please make your voice heard by contacting your legislator through our Your Voice page located at the top right portion of the home page. Let your legislators know that financial literacy needs to remain an important part of every child's education.
2014 Scholarship Program
The Utah Jump$tart Coalition is proud to announce the 2014 Student Scholarship Program. Click here for the application and instructions. Applications are due by March 21, 2014.
Mission & Unique Proposition
To improve the personal financial literacy of Kindergarten through college-age youth by providing advocacy, research and educational resources. We strive to prepare youth for life-long successful financial decision-making.
Our Unique Proposition
Utah Jump$tart is a coalition of organizations, which share a commitment to the financial education of youth. Working collaboratively, more resources and expertise are available to accomplish this task.
We accomplish our mission by:
- Raising awareness of the need for personal finance fundamentals;
- Enhancing the effectiveness of personal financial education;
- Promoting responsible fiscal attitudes and behaviors; and
- Encouraging networking and cooperative efforts among business, community, government and education