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Robert Sheppard Student Leadership Scholarship 2020
Close Date: Sunday, March 15, 2020 Award: $2,500 for first place and $1,000 for the top finalists

2020 Application Closed. Reopening in 2021!

Eligibility: High school sophomores, juniors, and seniors

Scholarship Award: $2,500 scholarship for the first place winner and $1,000 scholarship from NSHSS for the TOP 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;
  • Transcript;
  • Resume;
  • Educator Recommendation;
  • Principal's and counselor's name and email address;
  • Color headshot suitable for website posting.

Open Date: January 2, 2020

Close Date: March 15, 2020


*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.