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2016 National Educator Conference Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Opportunities

Jump$tart and its Partners are pleased to offer the following scholarship opportunities for teachers.



The 2016 conference generously underwritten by:


2016 Conference Supporters

as of October 20, 2016




2016 Conference
Sponsorship Opportunities Still Available


Organizations: Click here to learn more about sponsoring individual teachers.


These scholarships cover conference registration including: six meals (from Saturday evening through Monday noon); two hotel room nights in a private room at the InterContinental Hotel Dallas; materials and full participation in the conference. Some include travel and other benefits. Criteria, deadlines, and conditions of the offer vary and are set by the sponsoring organization. Please read each offer carefully!

VISA Innovative Educators

Visa's Practical Money Skills is looking for innovative educators who teach personal finance to sponsor at the Jump$tart National Educator Conference in Dallas, TX from November 5-7. The $1,000 sponsorship per educator includes the  $425 conference fee and travel expenses up to $575.  Click here for application details.  (You will be leaving the Jump$tart website.)

CLOSED. Deadline: September 15

NEFE HSFPP Educators

NEFE is proud to sponsor 10 educators who have used the NEFE High School Financial Planning Program within the past two years. In addition to the registration fee, NEFE will also reimburse up to $575 to cover travel expenses to Dallas this November.  

CLOSED. Deadline: September 23

NextGen Personal Finance Resource Feedback Scholarships

For the first time ever, NGPF is offering up to 20 scholarships worth $425 each for classroom teachers to attend the Jump$tart National Educator’s Conference, on November 5-7 in Dallas, TX. 

CLOSED. Deadline: September 27

Partner-Sponsored Scholarships

Through the generosity of two national Jump$tart partners—Discover and TransUnion—we are pleased to offer 24 scholarships for Pre-K through 12th grade classroom teachers to attend the Jump$tart National Educator Conference, November 5-7, 2016.  

Note that scholarship recipients (or their schools) are responsible for transportation, incidental and optional costs. Click here to download application details. 

CLOSED: September 30 (Note that this is not a deadline. The sooner you apply; the better. See application for details.)

State Coalitions

Many of Jump$tart's state affiliates are offering conference scholarships for their own local teachers!  To find out whether the state coalition in your area has a scholarship program—and to obtain the details, as they differ from state to state—visit the website of the state coalition where you live.