First presented in 2016 as a special recognition of Experian’s innovative approach to using social media as a consumer education tool, the award was institutionalized in 2017 as the Innovation Award. Generally not given for a single program, the award recognizes organizations with innovative and exciting new ideas in financial education. More information on Jump$tart Coalition Awards.

2019 Winner

The Jump$tart Coalition Awards Committee selected Visa and it’s work with gamification to help promote financial literacy. Full announcement coming soon.

Past Winners

Award Selection

Honorees are selected by a committee of Jump$tart Board Members. Nominations are not accepted; however, if you have a recommendation for the committee to review, please email