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NSHSS Activism and Advocacy Scholarship 2020
Close Date: Sunday, November 01, 2020 Award: Three (3) students will be awarded $2,000 towards their education

2020 Application Closed. Reopening in 2021!

Eligibility: High school and/or college students who can demonstrate their passion for activism and advocacy.

Scholarship Award: NSHSS will award three (3) students with a demonstrated passion for activism and advocacy $2,000 to be utilized towards their education. Do you have a passion for bringing about social, political, and/or civil change in your community? Does a particular cause or idea have your attention? Do you hope to apply these skills to your college education?

Application Requirements

  • Resume 
  • Transcript
  • Educator, Counselor, or Supervisor Recommendation
  • Color headshot suitable for website posting
  • Photos and/or video related to showcasing your activism and/or advocacy
  • Personal statement in 500 words or less that answers this prompt:
    • What cause are you a passionate advocate/activist for and what is it about this cause that has your dedication? Give specific examples of your involvement; we want to hear about the action you've taken to help this cause of your choosing. 

Application Opens: June 8, 2020
Deadline to Apply: November 1, 2020 11:59PM 
*Please note that closing time is in EST.

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