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Cherry Blossom Financial Education Institute | April 16-17, 2020

The 6th Cherry Blossom Financial Education Institute is scheduled for April 16 – 17, 2020 at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. This is the fifth year that the National Endowment for Financial Education is generously sponsored the event.

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Jill E. Fisch

Jill E. Fisch, the Saul A. Fox Distinguished Professor of Business Law and Co-Director of the Institute for Law and Economics at University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, to offer the academic keynote address this April.

She will speak about workplace financial wellness programs from the perspective of her legal scholarship.

Bio – Professor Jill E. Fisch



A Financial Literacy Research Award, sponsored by the National Endowment for Financial Education, will presented to the authors of the best paper submitted for presentation at the 5th Cherry Blossom Financial Education Institute. The award includes a prize of $5,000.

For the first time, the Rising Financial Literacy Scholar Award will be presented for the best poster presentation by a PhD student. The award includes a $750 prize.




Submissions are due February 1, 2020.




The George Washington University School of Business, Washington, D.C.