Finance Academy improves the financial lives of students and future entrepreneurs
The Finance Academy Impact
Since 2017, Fifth Third Bank has brought engaging financial and entrepreneurship education to the bank’s 10 state footprint. The impact runs deep with over 1.4 million hours of learning.
All stats 2017-18 academic year through the 2020-21 academic year.
Total youth reached as of 2020-21 Academic year Includes scholarship and summer program.
Summer program youth reached
Total scholarship awards funded
“My dreams for the future are very realistic and I have worked and worked for what I have already, and I still plan on doing that to fulfill my dreams. I am going to Marshall University to study physical therapy and I want to be able to get my own firm up and running by the time I am 25 or 36.”
Student West Virginia Scholarship Winner
“Finance Academy explained how to make a pitch accurately and proficiently. Though becoming an entrepreneur is not a passion of mine, knowing how to professionally persuade someone can come in handy at any time. Thus, practicing and being educated on making a pitch will prepare me for my career as a nuclear physicist.”
Student, Michigan, Scholarship Winner
“I learned many things, but my biggest take away from Finance Academy was the value of a solid business plan in formulating, operating, growing and sustaining a business.”
Student, Georgia, Scholarship Winner
What Finance Academy Offers
Make an impact for teens in your community with the Finance Academy.