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.

Past Winners

  • 2018: Funding the Future (above)
  • 2017: PwC
  • 2016: Experian

Award Selection

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of the Jump$tart Board of Directors. Outside nominations are not accepted. However, if you have a recommendation for the committee to review, please email