MSN student wins national essay contest

Natalie Sanders  

Natalie Sanders

(March 1, 2021) - MSN 8th Grade student Natalie Sanders is one of 10 students in the US to receive a $1,000 scholarship as part of the EVERFI FutureSmart essay contest. The contest is open to any U.S. student in grades 6-8 who has completed at least three of the FutureSmart digital lessons. Natalie completed the lessons as a part of a Financial Literacy unit in class. Natalie completed the lessons as a part of a Financial Literacy unit in class. In her essay, she shared how the program inspired her to save money for future purchases and set up a 529 College Savings account with her parents.