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Steer Financial Annual Financial Literacy Scholarship

Helping students excel in financial awareness.

Steer Financial Scholarship


Our Scholarship Program

Steer Financial a small business loan broker firm wants to lend a hand in helping students across the nation further their education.  We understand the difficulties students today face when pursuing higher education and the costs that imply.  As costs for higher education have risen, more than half of students leave school with debt accounting for about $1.75 trillion in total student loan debt nationwide.

We have created a $1,000 scholarship to increase and promote the importance of financial literacy.  Get rewarded for learning how important topics in building a financial foundation and developing healthy credit habits are. This scholarship aims to raise awareness to students who are committed about taking charge of their finances. 


Scholarship Eligibility

  1. Currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the United States.

  2. Must be enrolled as either an undergraduate, graduate, or in their final year of high school.

  3. United States citizen residing in the United States and the District of Colombia.

  4. Must be age 17 or older to be eligible to apply.

Scholarship Amount

$1,000.00 One-Time Award

Essay Topic

No matter how many challenges you have been through, you have a new story to share.  Please write an original 1,000 word essay on the following prompts below:

  1. What is one personal financial lesson you find important?

  2. ​If you are granted the scholarship, how would this help in furthering your education?


  • TBD

We will notify the scholarship winner by either phone or email and the winner will be announced on our firm's website.

How To Apply

  • ​Include your Full Name, Email Address, Mailing Address, and a Phone Number at the top of your essay. This information will help reach you if your essay is selected as the winner.

  • Please include your essay as an email attachment (.docx, .doc, .pdf, or .txt file)​

  • Include 1-2 sentences about yourself (What high school, college, or university you attend or plan to attend and any future plans)​

Please DO NOT:​

  • Mail or send your essay as a CD-ROM or USB

  • Send letters of recommendation, tax returns, bank statements, resumes, or transcripts​

  • Please DO NOT call us for status of scholarship


Helping Small Businesses Grow Across The U.S.

At Steer Financial, we understand that no two businesses are alike.   We offer financing solutions as unique as the business owners we help.  Together, we can help steer your business to its full potential.  Step one is determining which type of financing is ideal for your business.  We work hard to deliver honest, reliable, and transparent customer service so you can feel confidence choosing us to help you meet your business capital needs. 


Serving All 50 States

By leveraging our network of 45+ partner lenders, we can offer tailored solutions to businesses across the U.S. regardless of their size or industry.

Secure + Safe Data

We strive to keep all of your information secure and private.  We assign a funding specialist to guide you along the entire process.


10+ Years of Experience

Our expertise has enabled us to understand small businesses and offer the highest level of service to you and your business.

With Steer Financial As Your Financial Partner,
Anything Is Possible.

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