Robert P. Sheppard Leadership Awards
We want to inspire our members who demonstrate an outstanding commitment to community service and initiative in volunteer activities. In honor of Robert P. Sheppard, who worked tirelessly with high school and college honor societies for over twenty years, awards of $2,500 and $1,000 are made to NSHSS members who embody his passion for volunteerism. Read his article titled Living Successfully.
This scholarship is for $2,500 awarded annually to an NSHSS member demonstrating outstanding commitment to community service and initiative in volunteer activities.
All NSHSS high school members may apply for the Robert P. Sheppard Leadership Awards.
Applications are due by March 1, 2013.
First place winner: Alec Urbach, Roslyn Heights, NY, Roslyn High School
Connor Dantzler, Damascus, MD, College of William & Mary
Colby Lufkin, Vero Beach, FL, Hillsdale College
Mariah Pelton, Orland, FL, University of South Florida
Clarissa Schilstra, Ellicott City, MD, Duke University
2011 Winners :
First place winner: Sarah Cronk, Bettendorf, IA, Whitman College
Justin Churchman, El Paso, TX, Florida Institute of Technology
Nielsen Dias, Miami, FL, The Ohio State University
Mary McGlynn, Belleville, IL, Creighton University
Sarah Williams, Pleasanton, CA, Scripps College
Winners are also posted in the NSHSS Monthly Updates.
See previous scholarship winners.