Bengaluru: Zerodha Varsity, the flagship and openly accessible financial education platform of Zerodha, which provides highly structured and detailed notes on everything one needs to know about trading and investment (one of the largest financial education resources on the web) and QShala, an online curiosity platform designed to foster life-skills & curiosity in children, have partnered to launch the National FinanZe Quiz – 2021.
This partnership aims to create financial awareness among the youth of the nation and ignite curiosity in finance at an early age so that they are able to manage their finances more successfully as they grow up.
The quiz is open to students from grades 6-10 across the nation, and the quiz will have 3 rounds: preliminaries, regionals, and the grand finale (all held online). The preliminary rounds are scheduled on 6th and 7th February 2021 and the finale would culminate on the 28th of February 2021. There are exciting prizes worth Rs. 3 Lakhs up for grabs.
Students can register for the quiz by visiting: https://finanze.qshala.com/
With financial literacy being a skill most adults today wish they had learn back in school, Zerodha Varsity and QShala understand the importance and wish to bring in this learning amongst school children at an early age.
NSE has also declared their support for the cause and is the supporting partner for this quiz.
Mr. Karthik Rangappa, VP Research & Educational Services, Zerodha, said, “Education and sharing knowledge has always been at the forefront of everything we do at Zerodha. Over the years, we have done this relentlessly via various channels and formats –Varsity, Webinars, TradingQnA, Z-Connect itself. We feel it is extremely important for us as a society to inculcate the financial knowledge in our future generation of professionals. Our Partnership with QShala is a step in this direction and we hope that many of the young students should be benefited with this National Quiz Competition and even the schools will realize the importance of financial education from an early age.”
Raghav Chakravarthy, co-founder at QShala says “Quizzing is a great way to spark interest and we aspire that the FinanZe Quiz to inspire children to think about saving money and investing from a young age.”
QShala, also conducts the QShala Family Quiz, India’s largest online family quiz on Sundays, which has seen over 15000+ families participate till date.