Delaware State University is the recipient of TD Ameritrade Institutional's 2016 NextGen Financial Planning Grant.

Delaware State University is the recipient of TD Ameritrade Institutional’s 2016 NextGen Financial Planning Grant.

Nandita Das represented DSU on July 20 at the Nasdaq and rang the closing bell with TD Ameritrade’s Institutional President Tom Nally and 12 NextGen Scholarship winners and one additional grant recipient.

TD Ameritrade Institutional named the winners of its fourth annual RIA NextGen Financial Planning Scholarships and Grants. This is part of the company’s efforts to encourage more young professionals to join the independent registered investment adviser.

TD Ameritrade Institutional offered over $2 million in education funding to help close the talent gap of financial advisers. This year, TD Ameritrade Institutional awarded $5,000 scholarships to 12 undergraduate students and $75,000 in grants to two universities with plans to expand their financial planning degree programs.

For information, visit tdainstitutional.com.