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NSHSS Foundation Earth Day Awards 2020
Close Date: Sunday, March 15, 2020 Award: Ten (10) $500 Awards

2020 Application Closed. Reopening in 2021!

Eligibility Requirements: High school students with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicants may be U.S. or international students.

Scholarship Award: Ten (10) $500 prizes awarded to high school students in recognition of environmental stewardship, leadership and volunteerism expressed through the Earth Day projects submitted for the competition.

The NSHSS Foundation encourages environmental stewardship among high school students globally through the Earth Day Award competition. The project is open to all high school students annually.

Applicants are asked to submit details about an environmental project that they are currently working on, or one that will be initiated for Earth Day in their home, school, and/or community. Requirements include a written explanation of the project, including the process, its impact, and how it will impact the future. Submissions should be supplemented with a creative component, such as a video, painting, drawing, or collage that highlights the project.

Application Requirements:

  • Resume
  • Transcript
  • Educator recommendation
  • Color head shot suitable for website posting
  • Personal Statement to application response (max 500 words)
  • Video, photos, or scanned artwork (optional) of environmental activities

Applications Open: February 1, 2020

Deadline to Apply: March 30, 2020