Maryland is fortunate to be the home of many talented and dedicated educators. The Maryland Council on Economic Education proudly supports the educators and is proud to promote programs and opportunities that recognize and honor inspirational and innovative educators.
Maryland Financial Education and Capability Awards
The Financial Education and Capability Awards Program highlights the dedication and success of public school teachers,community champions and outstanding organizations who deliver financial education. Financial Education focuses on a range of financial management concepts and behaviors including budgeting, careers and income, credit, savings financial decision making, and understanding values and habits about money.
This prestigious award is accompanied by state wide recognition and a $1,000 cash prize. The 2022 Financial Education and Capability Awards Program is generously sponsored by the Maryland Society of Accounting and Tax Professionals and the Woodside Foundation.
The Nomination Process for the 2022 Awards has begun!
Nominations will be accepted through January 31, 2022
Click here for more information about the process and eligibility requirements
We were thrilled to celebrate the 2020 and 2021 Financial Education and Capability Award winners on May 5, 2021. The virtual program included remarks from special guests, elected officials and sponsors. The full video of the event is available here.