- The $40,000 grant is part of the council's best practice program called Enhancing Student Financial Education and co-sponsored by TIAA-CREF, which is a leading financial services provider with offices in Charlotte, N.C.
- Winthrop is one of only 15 institutions awarded the grant through a competitive proposal process involving an independent selection committee of experts in higher education reforms and financial education.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Receives Grant to Create Student Financial Education Program" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 147.