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College students can earn a $500 scholarship using Financial Literacy Online, an on-demand, 24/7 resource for learning skills for budgeting, managing credit, contracts, insurance and more.

College students can earn money to pay college expenses while they learn how to make better financial decisions using National Student Loan Program's Financial Literacy Online.

NSLP is pleased to announce a new scholarship program for students that launched April 1 in conjunction with National Financial Literacy Month.

To encourage college students to learn valuable personal finance skills, NSLP is offering them a chance to win a $500 college scholarship while they learn critical skills for budgeting, managing credit, understanding contracts, buying insurance and more using Financial Literacy Online. This free, online resource offers personal financial literacy courses that are available on demand, 24/7 to help students make better financial decisions.

Financial Literacy Online offers eight short, self-paced courses that can be completed at the student's convenience.

  • Budgeting: Heads and Tails of Money Management
  • Contracts: Signing on the Dotted Line
  • Choosing and Using Credit Cards Wisely
  • Your Credit Life Story
  • Financing Your Education: Loans, Grants, Scholarships & Jobs
  • It is You or an Identity Thief?
  • Are You Fully Covered? A Stripped Down Look at Insurance
  • Be Your Own Boss: What You Should Know Before Starting a Business

The scholarship for college students is available through December 31. Students who successfully complete courses during April, May, September, October, November and December will be entered into drawings to win $500 scholarships. Students do not have to be a student loan borrower to be eligible for the scholarship, nor is the college the student attends required to use NSLP's products or services.

Request a free demo of Financial Literacy Online.

Business Development
National Student Loan Program
800.735.8778, ext. 6618

About National Student Loan Program and Financial Literacy Online
National Student Loan Program (NSLP) is a private, nonprofit corporation serving higher education. NSLP is well known for helping college students with financial literacy education and for preventing defaults on their student loans. NSLP is one of the nation's major student loan guaranty agencies.

Financial Literacy Online was created by National Student Loan Program to help students learn vitally-important financial management concepts that they might not learn elsewhere. The online program is appropriate for college and high school students and also available to the public.

Media Contact:
Sharon O'Neal, Director of Corporate Communications
National Student Loan Program
800.735.8778, ext. 6848 or 402.479.6848
sharono at
P.O. Box 82507, Lincoln NE 68501-2507
1300 O Street, Lincoln NE 68506


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