FirstRoot is a financial literacy and participatory budgeting app that is giving away a total of $7500 in the USA, Mexico, and EU to be spent however students choose. The money will be awarded to the school with a free cycle of Participatory Budgeting using the FirstRoot app to allow students to collaborate and vote on how the money should be spent. The winning video will be chosen by number of likes, but the money will be spent however the students at the winning school choose.
Prizes will be awarded as follows in US Dollars:
- USA: First Place: $2000, Second Place: $1000, Third Place: $500
- EU: First Place: $1000, Second Place: $750, Third Place: $250
- MEX: First Place: $1000, Second Place: $750, Third Place: $250