German American Bank is excited to once again sponsor the EVERFI National Financial Literacy Bee, a nationwide financial literacy challenge taking place April 1-15, 2021. The financial literacy course is available for students and their parents and features an essay scholarship contest open to high school students (ages 13-18). Those submitting an essay have the opportunity to compete for the following: 

EVERFI National College Scholarship Prizes

1st Place- $10,000, 2nd Place - $6,000, 3rd Place - $4,000

German American Bank Market Area Prizes

1st & 2nd Place in Indiana - $500 Savings Account

1st & 2nd Place in Kentucky - $500 Savings Account 


How It Works

Step 1: Complete the financial literacy lessons anytime from April 1-15. Find the link to the coursework below.  (Each module takes approximately 10 minutes to complete) 

Step 2: Any high school student (age 13-18) who would like to compete for the scholarship and savings account prizes can submit a short essay on your biggest financial dream and how you plan to achieve it. The course link will lead you to the essay question. The essay must be submitted by April 15th. 


Get started by clicking the button below!

Come back as often as you’d like to complete the courses and submit your essay by April 15th.

Go to National Financial Literacy Bee Courses


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