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    Achievement.Scholarships. A World of Potential.

    Recognizing and connecting young scholars to bright futures from high school to college and beyond..

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    LEARN. LEAD. CHANGE THE WORLD.

    Recognizing and connecting young scholars to bright futures from high school to college and beyond.

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    Achievement.Scholarships. A World of Potential.

    Recognizing and connecting young scholars to bright futures from high school to college and beyond.

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    LEARN. LEAD. CHANGE THE WORLD.

    Recognizing and connecting young scholars to bright futures from high school to college and beyond.

Scholarships, Webinars, and More

Apply for Scholarships

Check out our scholarships for strong leaders, academics, science smarties, and more.

Celebrate Our Educators of the Year

Will your teacher be the next Educator of the Year? Nominate them to be an Educator of Distinction and encourage them to apply for all of our Educator Grants.

World Betterment Initiatives

How to Be an Advocate

Scholarships, a panel, resources, and member stories supporting our commitment to social and racial justice.

Good Earth!

Celebrate our beautiful planet and take action to promote a more sustainable future. 

Volunteer Much?

Tap into these resources, share your successes, and even earn scholarships for your service.

Mental Health Awareness Resources

Scholarships, resources, and member stories supporting our commitment to supporting students' mental health.

Keeping on Track with School and Life During the Pandemic

It's been a tough year, but these resources will keep you informed, protected, and motivated while the world continues to fight against the spread of COVID-19

Meet The $10,000 Winners of the NSHSS Be More-A-Thon

These are the 10 winners of the $100,000 Be More Fund who competed for a $10,000 grant during our virtual Be More-A-Thon. These NSHSS members and educators impressed the judges with their initiatives that strive for world betterment. 

Supporting the Journey to Excellence

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) provides a wide range of opportunities that align with your journey from high school to college.

In addition to awarding more than $2 million in scholarships to qualified applicants each year, NSHSS and our partners offer internships, study abroad, summer programs, discounts on educational services, and more.

Claes Nobel

"There is a special place in my heart for encouraging and recognizing the youth of the world.” -- Claes Nobel, member of the Nobel Prize family and co-founder of NSHSS

 

The Latest

Share your passion

Judges selected winners in the World Betterment and STEAM & Innovation categories.

Future Focused

The CIA, Army, and State Department discuss skills that are critical for success.

Improve Your Scholarship Strategy

Learn how to secure scholarships for college from the experts.

Scholar's Day D.C.: The Recap

Highlights from the largest NSHSS annual event.

ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL AND NSHSS

Connecting to make a difference through honor and leadership.

A VIEW OF NOBEL WEEK

A personal account of Nobel Week in Stockholm from two of the participants.

A View of the National Society of High School Scholars

Hear what some of our scholarship winners, corporate leaders, educators and the highest-achieving students have to say about what membership in NSHSS means to them and their futures. Membership is by invitation only to those students who have achieved at least one of our rigorous academic criteria. NSHSS provides students with lifetime access to a variety of experiences and resources including scholarships, leadership and study abroad programs, service activities, and partner offers. NSHSS has much to offer a high-achieving student looking for a way to make an impact in their school, community, and the world.

Members Spotlight

OUR PARTNERS AND MEMBER ASSOCIATIONS