Since 1946, more than $17 million in scholarships has been awarded to outstanding NHS senior members. The scholarship program is supported by the parent organization of NHS, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).
The NHS Scholarship application process is now closed.
Recipients will be notified in April 2020.
2019-2020 Award Distribution
- 1 National Winner – $25,000 scholarship
- 24 national finalists – $5,625 scholarship
- 575 national semifinalists – $3,200 scholarship
- Total scholarships awarded: 600
- Total scholarship distribution: $2 million
Additional Scholarship Opportunities
The National Honor Society is committed to helping students achieve their secondary education goals, and provides the following resources to students and their families to help with the planning process.
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The NHS Scholarship Program
This time-honored and prestigious program awards scholarships to the top NHS senior members each year.
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NHS and NJHS members have exclusive access to an annual college admission planning webinar series, featuring leading experts on a variety of topics.
Looking for the NHS Scholar Dollars tool? We recently retired it and are looking into new ways to bring more scholarship resources to students in our networks. In the interim, please visit the College Greenlight and College Board Big Future sites for comprehensive free information and also peruse NASSP’s Approved Contests, Activities list.
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