The Fed Experience is an interactive exhibit that lets visitors explore their connection to the economy. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond sponsors academic competitions for college students in the Fifth Federal Reserve District.
Share the Wealth: A Financial Literacy Video contest challenges undergraduate students to help the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond get the word out on financial education. Student teams submit a short video on a financial education topic of their choice. Winning teams are recognized with prizes, and videos are shared to promote financial literacy.
In presentations before a panel of judges competing teams are asked to analyze economic conditions and recommend an appropriate course for monetary policy. The teams must also be prepared to answer a variety of questions from the judges about their presentation and the Federal Reserve. Students are judged on their analysis of the economic data, their understanding of the Fed, the economy and their teamwork. The competition is held at local and district levels. District winners compete in the national competition at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.