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Monday, February 02, 2015

Love of Scholarships is in the Air

Visit Scholarships for guidelines on the scholarships available for the 2015-2016 academic year. 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.

Congratulations to our winners of the College Central scholarships for NSHSS members to receive professional college guidance counseling for a full year.

  • Tatiana Landini, Chula Vista High School, Chula Vista, CA
  • Esther Mallet, Nimitz Senior High School, Humble, TX

New in 2015 – Entrepreneur Scholar Awards and Arts & Humanities Awards 

Coming in February!

Macquarie University Tuition Scholarship for NSHSS Members – Deadline June 12, 2015

The aim of the Macquarie University Vice-Chancellors Merit scholarship is to offer NSHSS members the opportunity to gain a world renowned Bachelors or Master Degree from a prestigious Australian University. The scholarship is intended for use in Semester 2, 2015 (July start date).

Value: The value of the scholarship is $10,000AUD which will be a one off-payment deducted from the student’s first semesters tuition. Priority areas:

  • Master of International Relations
  • Master of International Communications
  • Master of International Public Diplomacy
  • Master of Environment
  • Bachelor of International Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Relations
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Communications
  • Bachelor of Environment

Students who apply for one of more of the above programs will be given priority however; other areas will be considered. Requirements: Students must be NSHSS members, undergraduate or graduate student, and U.S. resident with a current GPA or 3.0 out of 4 or equivalent.
Application link:

Tia Tula Language Study in Spain – Deadline February 14, 2015

Tía Tula Spanish School Scholarship for NSHSS Members Dates: July 5 - August 1, 2015. Tía Tula is the perfect place to learn Spanish. Situated in downtown Salamanca, Tía Tula Spanish School is a teaching center accredited by the Instituto Cervantes and specialized in organizing Spanish immersion programs abroad throughout the year. The institute is offering one tuition-based scholarship to the Intensive Spanish Language Course during four weeks. The school will sponsor the tuition of four hours daily of Spanish lessons and the arrangement of housing with a host family, which includes full board and single room, for the duration of the four-week program. See the General Conditions about the drawing and the scholarship below the application for the scholarship. All applicants are welcome to Tía Tula, no matter your level of Spanish To view the full range of courses visit: For more information please e-mail Apply for scholarship

AFS Study Abroad Scholarship 2015 – Deadline March 1, 2015

AFS-USA offers a $50 application fee discount for NSHSS members, as well as a $500 program tuition discount toward any year, semester or summer study abroad program. NSHSS members should use promo code "NSHSS" when applying to receive their discount. Additionally, AFS-USA and NSHSS also awards one merit-based scholarship that covers full tuition costs for any summer program, a unique opportunity worth up to $9,400.  Deadline to apply is March 1, 2015. For information, visit

A&F Diversity Champion Scholarships – $1,000 Scholarships –Deadline April 15, 2015

20 scholarships for high school seniors who demonstrated diversity & inclusion values.

Apply online in the member dashboard.

NSHSS STEM Scholarships – Deadline March 1, 2015

Five $1,000 STEM scholarship for NSHSS members graduating in 2015 who will major in any area of science, technology, engineering, or mathematic. Apply in member dashboard.

Claes Nobel Academic Scholarships ($1,000-$5,000) – Deadline March 15, 2015

Open NSHSS high school juniors and seniors. Apply online in member dashboard.

Robert Sheppard Leadership Awards ($1,000-$2,500) – Deadline March 20, 2015

Open to all NSHSS high school members who demonstrate outstanding dedication to community service. Apply online in member dashboard.

NSHSS Academic Paper Awards - $250 awards – Deadline May 1, 2015

Open to all high school members – winning papers are published on the NSHSS website. Apply in member dashboard.

FOR NSHSS MEMBERS IN COLLEGE – Deadline April 4, 2015

Di Yerbury International Scholar Awards
Five $1,000 scholarships for college members to study abroad. Apply in member dashboard.

SEMESTER AT SEA Fall Voyage Full Scholarship – Deadline April 1, 2015

Open to college freshmen, sophomore, and juniors. Apply in member dashboard.



Apply for all of the scholarships listed below at

NEW: UPS Scholars Award Program – Deadline March 13, 2015

Five $1,000 scholarships for students who exemplify the core values of UPS – integrity and community involvement. Open to high school seniors.

NSHSS Foundation STEM Scholarships and Business & Public Policy Scholarships – Deadline April 1, 2015

$1,000 scholarships for STEM majors and $1,000 scholarships for Business majors. Open to high school seniors.

Tesoro Youth Leadership Awards –Deadline February 28, 2015

Twenty $2,500 scholarships open to high school seniors residing in U.S. states west of the Mississippi River.

Greg Goff Leadership Awards – Deadline March 1, 2015

Five $2,000 scholarships for future leaders. Open to high school seniors.

Earth Day Awards sponsored by Captain Planet Foundation – Deadline February 28, 2015

Ten $500 awards for environmental projects. Open to all high school students.