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Robert Sheppard Leadership Awards 2018
Deadline: Thursday, March 15, 2018 Award: USD $2,500 x 1 recipient & USD $1,000 x 4 recipients

Eligibility Requirements: High school sophomore, junior, and senior

NSHSS members Scholarship Award: One USD $2,500 scholarship for the first place winner and a USD $1,000 scholarship for the top four finalists who demonstrate an outstanding commitment to community service and initiative in volunteer activities.

Application Requirements:

  • Personal statement of 500 words describing a volunteer project which you feel most benefited both you and the recipients, and also how and why you became involved in the project, what it entailed, and what have been the results.
  • List of service activities (may be copied and pasted or uploaded)
  • Transcript (may be uploaded, mailed, or emailed)
  • Educator Recommendation (submitted via online form; link provided in application)
  • Principal and counselor's name and email address
  • Color headshot suitable for website posting

Deadline: March 15, 2018 

Eligible NSHSS Members may apply on their Member Dashboard.


*Scholarship funding is sent to recipients' college or university during the freshman year. If you receive this scholarship as a high school sophomore or junior, your scholarship funding will be held until you enroll in college.