Topeka, KS — Kansas organizations interested in informing the public about financial education are invited to apply for 2018 grants offered by the Office of the Kansas Securities Commissioner (KSC).
John Wine, Kansas Securities Commissioner, has announced the opening of the 2018 Investor Education Grant Cycle through the securities office. Those receiving grants can use awarded funds for purposes related to investor education, financial literacy or securities fraud prevention.
The latest round of applications must be received by the KSC office by August 25, 2018.
“In 2017 we issued more than $40,000 in grants to community and state-wide partners to promote financial education around the state,” said Commissioner Wine, “and we look forward to providing similar support again this year.”
For questions about grants, contact Shannon Santschi, Director of Investor Education, at Shannon.Santschi@ks.gov or go to the KSC website, www.ksc.ks.gov/Grants .
The mission of the Office of the Kansas Securities Commissioner (KSC) is to protect and inform Kansas investors; to promote integrity, fairness, and full disclosure in financial services; and to foster capital formation.