Vermont Jump$tart collaborates with key organizations to advance our mission of promoting youth financial literacy. Please get in touch for more information.
The Treasury Cup is a quiz competition on economics, personal finance, and consumer affairs for high school students. Vermont Jump$tart provides volunteers and financial support.
On the State House Financial Literacy Day, the Treasurer’s Office recognizes the winners of their Reading as An Investment program and poster contest. Vermont Jump$tart hosts an information table in the State House to help the legislators become aware of the issues around financial literacy.
We work with the Governor’s Office to celebrate Financial Literacy Month each April. Vermont Jump$tart prepares the proclamation and the governor signs it at the Vermont State Treasurer’s State House Financial Literacy Day event.
In 2017, the National Jump$tart Standards were adopted to be used in the State.
Staff from the agency work on the Jump$tart Educational Conference by providing expertise and workshops.
Dabble/Family Fun Day is for children up to kindergarten age. Vermont Jump$tart hosts activities about learning to recognize numbers and learning to save for education past high school. VSAC provides piggy banks as prizes for the events.
At conferences, Vermont Jump$tart provides workshops and/or information tables.
Vermont Student Assistance Corp. (VSAC) administers the Vermont Higher Education Investment Plan (VT529).