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NSHSS March Scholarship Update


Monday, March 14, 2016

NSHSS March Scholarship Update

You can review some tips on applying for scholarships from our Scholarship Director: /newsroom/news-items/blog-posts/2015/october/dr-thurman-scholarship-tips/

Visit /scholarships for guidelines on the scholarships available for the 2016-2017 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/ 

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CollegeWeekLive has helped more than 1,500,000 students from 192 countries navigate the college admissions process and find the best college match. CollegeWeekLive enables students to live chat with admissions representatives and students from hundreds of U.S. and international universities and to watch presentations from education experts on topics such as mastering the SATs/ACTs, writing a standout college essay, choosing a college, and more. CollegeWeekLive has partnered with NSHSS to offer an exclusive $2,500 scholarship to NSHSS members. NSHSS members can enter the scholarship at  Open to all NSHSS members in high school who will enroll in an accredited institution of higher learning no later than Fall 2020.

Deadline: May 31, 2016!

Oglethorpe University scholarships for entering freshmen

All NSHSS members admitted to Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, GA, as freshmen will receive a $10,000 NSHSS-OU Scholarship! This scholarship is awarded $2,500/yr. for four years, and is in addition to other Oglethorpe merit/need based awards you may qualify for. Apply at .

Upcoming Deadlines
Robert Sheppard Leadership Awards - Deadline: March 20, 2016
Di Yerbury International Scholar Awards (for college students) - Deadline: March 25, 2016
Semester at Sea (for college students) - Deadline: April 1, 2016
Claes Nobel Women of Tomorrow Awards - Deadline: April 1, 2016
NOLS – National Outdoor Leadership School - Deadline: April 1, 2016
Academic Paper Awards - Deadline: May 1, 2016
Entrepreneur Scholar Awards - Deadline: May 2, 2016

Coming Soon
A&F Diversity Champion Awards
Envision Summer Programs Scholarships
Literary Competition, Video Competition, and Visual Arts Competitions open March 15, 2016

Congratulations to our newest scholarship recipients!

2015 CollegeWeekLive $2,500 scholarship for NSHSS members
Angela Walker, Tomball, TX, Tomball Memorial High School (pictured above)

Connect-123 Internship Program Scholarship
Raina Kadavil, Boston University

College Admission Central NSHSS Science Fair Edge - winners receive full copies of Science Fair Edge™ to help empower them to begin science research in high school:

Francesco Abbinante, Ft Wright, KY, Simon Kenton High School
Sanzida Akter, Woodbridge, VA, Osbourn Park High School
Vivekjyoti Banerjee, Arbutus, MD, Western School of Technology
Nikita Bantey, Shakopee, MN, Shakopee Senior High School
Hannah Boyce, Groton, MA, Massachusetts Academy of Math & Science
Conner Caughlin, Wichita, KS, Wichita Collegiate School
Emily Forester, Absecon, NJ, Mainland Regional High School
Aditi Gnanasekar, Cupertino, CA, Monta Vista High School
Daniel Leng, Fremont, CA, Irvington High School
Victoria Lopez del Pino, Manassas, VA, Osbourn Park High School
Rielly McCormick, Midlothian, VA, Clover Hill High School
Matthew Neubacher, Jupiter, FL, Suncoast Community High School
Devorah Pinczower, Bronx, NY, Manhattan High School For Girls
Shruthi Santhanam, Suwanee, GA, Gwinnett School of Math, Science & Technology