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December Scholarship Updates


Friday, December 09, 2016

December Scholarship Updates

You can apply for NSHSS scholarships now. For more details,  and tips on applying for scholarships from our Scholarship Director.

Review /scholarships for guidelines on the scholarships available for the 2017 academic year; click on the plus sign by individual scholarships for details on the award.  Please make sure to mark your member profile contact preferences to allow email from NSHSS to receive information on scholarship applications. You can update your profile at any time in the member dashboard: /dashboard/ 

Congratulations to recent recipients participating in the NSHSS Holiday Member Recognition Program on December 3 at The Carter Presidential Center in Atlanta:

Alex Adler, Greenville, NC, The Oakwood School, NSHSS-Captain Planet Earth Day Award
Fatima Elfakahany, Marietta, GA, Emory University, Oxford Campus, A&F Diversity Champion Award/United Planet Volunteer Abroad Scholarship
Jalia Carton-Carew, Lithonia, GA, University of California, Santa Barbara, NSHSS Ambassador Scholar Award
Meriah Grove, Roswell, GA, University of Georgia, Claes Nobel Academic Scholarship
Haley Horton, Orlando, FL, Covenant College, National Scholar Award
Pari Pandey, Monroe Township, NJ, Monroe Township High School, Claes Nobel Entrepreneur Scholar Award
Nicole Steiner, Parker, CO, Emory University, Claes Nobel Academic Scholarship
Elyse Thompson, Tallahassee, FL, Emory University, Hollister Anti-Bullying Scholar Award

Check out these and a variety of other NSHSS scholarships:

Claes Nobel Academic Scholarships
Deadline to apply: March 3, 2017

Robert Sheppard Leadership Awards
College scholarships from $1000-$2500 based on outstanding initiative in community service.
Deadline to apply: March 10, 2017

United Planet – International Volunteer Programs – Short and Long-Term Quests
NSHSS partner United Planet is an international non-profit organization, headquartered in Boston, devoted to building a global network of leaders and volunteers which fosters cross-cultural understanding and addresses shared global challenges through immersive international service, internships and collaboration. United Planet is offering a full scholarship for any 1-3 week volunteer program in any of United Planet’s Short-Term Quest Destinations including: Chile, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Ghana, Nepal, Peru, Romania, South Africa and Tanzania. Students must be age 16 or older. Visit /about-nshss/partnerships-and-collaborations/united-planet/ and our scholarship page for details.
Scholarship deadline: February 20, 2017

Now open in the NSHSS Foundation

Tesoro Youth Leadership Awards - $2,500 scholarships for outstanding leaders residing in states west of the Mississippi
Deadline: February 26, 2017

Greg Goff Leadership Awards
Deadline: January 9, 2017

Hollister Co. Anti-Bullying Scholarships
Deadline: February 1, 2017