Youth Financial Capability
FPP’s Youth Financial Capability initiatives include several events and activities under the Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas umbrella; most notably, the Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Think Tank Summer Internship.
This internship, powered by FPP in partnership with Orange County Public Schools/Orange Technical College, Seminole County Public Schools, Career Source of Central Florida, and made possible by sponsorship from CenterState Bank, engages rising high school students in:
A) EXPLORATION – An in-depth research project on a selected Financial Capability-related topic;
B) IDEATION – Brainstorming or ideation that generates potential solutions and prototypes that address societal Financial Capability challenges;
C) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT – Volunteer Guest Experts/Discussion Leaders engage with the interns, sharing their knowledge and insights in a variety of Financial Capability and Career-Readiness learning focus areas.
To learn more about the impact of the Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Think Tank Summer Internship initiative, view these video vignettes below:
2020 – Building Virtual Interview Skills
2020 – Crafting a World-Class Professional Resume
2020 – Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Think Tank, a NAF Future Ready Lab
Exploration Deliverables Generated By 2020 Student Interns
2019 – NAF Future Ready Lab
Exploration Deliverables Generated By 2019 Student Interns
2018 – Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Student Think Tank
Exploration Deliverables Generated By 2018 Student Interns
To learn more about the Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Think Tank, reach out to FPP@FPPCoalition.org for more details.