Sponsoring Institution: The Moody’s Foundation, Working in Support of Education (W!se) and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Type: European economics challenge… Hosted by regional government financial institutions!
Eligibility: 9th and 10th graders from high schoolers in the US, Toronto, or Ontario
Application Deadline: N/A
Highlight:Have you ever wondered how economies across the world depend on and integrate with each other? Are you interested in learning about the world of economics? If so, the Euro Challenge is the right scholarship for you. Getting involved in the economic program can help students improve speaking and help them understand the wide range of economic challenges and concepts. Launched in 2006, this yearly economic program gives members the opportunity to win cash prizes and a trip to Washington DC, as well as an opportunity to network with professionals. This economic program consists of teams of 3-5 people who take part in this program to solve Europe’s biggest economic challenge. Students learn about Europe’s Policies and work to create solutions that canto those problems. Some of the topics include climate change, youth unemployment, the aging population, and more. This economic program is available for students in grades 9 and 10 who must include their school information, and currently living in Toronto, Ontario, or the United States. Cash prizes include $1250,$1000,$750,$500,$250 respectively for 1st place to 5th place teams. This economic program, the time to explore the unique interplay of economies across the globe, is something that is hard to resist. So if you are interested in building your skillset in this area of investigation, make sure you sign up for the Euro Challenge!!