Fiscal Challenge


Awarded Grants

2022
$77,000

To support and scale a competition for college students to develop budget plans that stabilize federal debt as a share of the economy over the long term

2021
$44,000

To support a competition for college students to develop budget plans that stabilize federal debt as a share of the economy over the long term

2020
$61,000

To support a competition for college students to develop budget plans that stabilize federal debt as a share of the economy over the long term

2019
$28,474

To support a competition for college students to develop budget plans that stabilize federal debt as a share of the economy over the long term

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National Debt Clock

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