Since 1946, more than $15 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 deadline (December 6, 2019) for student submissions for the 2020 NHS Scholarship application process has passed and the submission portal is closed.
Recommendations and Adviser Certifications are due by 11:59 pm, PST on Tuesday, December 10.
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
All NHS members also have access to NHS Scholar Dollars, a scholarship search tool powered by College Board. This tool expedites the scholarship search process, offering filtered results based on the four pillars of NHS: scholarship, service, leadership, and character. Use the tool at www.nhs.us/scholardollars.