This year’s National Honor Society Scholarship application is open from September 18 through November 30. Join our team for a review of the application process and components. Students, parents, advisers, school counselors, and principals are all invited to attend and learn more.REGISTER
Meet the 2023 NHS Scholarship Recipients
600 students received an NHS Scholarship from among thousands of outstanding applicants.
LEAD is for you!
Held in November and January, LEAD is the premier national conference for student leaders and the educators who support them.
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The National Honor Society empowers and equips your students with the knowledge and skills to be transformative leaders in your school, community, and beyond.
NHS offers a range of in-person and virtual events that will help take you and your students to the next level.
Join our interactive webinar to demystify the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process. Our experts will guide you through the ins and outs of completing the FAFSA form accurately and efficiently. Learn about the various types of financial aid available, including grants, loans, and work-study programs. Gain valuable insights on maximizing your eligibility […] REGISTER
Don’t miss this session where you’ll discover the secret to creating an essay that captures the attention of college admissions officers. Whether you’re a wordsmith or new to essay writing, this webinar is for you! Don’t miss your chance to gain the confidence and skills to craft an essay that reflects the true YOU.REGISTER
Latest NHS News
Being named an NHS scholarship finalist is a prestigious honor that comes with the obvious perk of dollars toward a college education. But did you know that finalists also receive the trip of a lifetime to Washington, D.C.? Every spring 25 high school seniors designated as finalists come together to meet each other in person, learn from one another, and hear from inspirational speakers.
Failure is an essential part of life, and its impact on personal growth and development cannot be overstated. However, many student leaders who are accustomed to success and achievement perceive failure as a devastating blow to their self-esteem and academic futures. While they are typically willing to take risks as leaders, they are not always prepared when their efforts fall short. Often compounding their disappointments and anxieties are feelings of embarrassment and the sense they have let others down.
The head of a private high school in the United States recently reached out to me, concerned about the school’s three-year-old entrepreneurship program. The students were not working on innovative solutions and were not launching businesses based on their ideas. She wanted my guidance on what they were doing wrong and how the school could inspire these 15- to 18-year-olds to be more innovative.
Once in a while, life gives us an opportunity to re-evaluate our mindset, think bigger, dive deeper into multiple perspectives, and learn life-changing skills that we’ll carry with us forever. For me, this opportunity came at NASSP’s LEAD Spark Conference in January 2023.
Aloha to all our school leader and educator colleagues across the country. As you know, the devastating fires in Lahaina in Maui have shaken all of us here in Hawaii. The entire nation has watched a tragedy unfold, and many of our colleagues have asked us how they can help the Maui schools, educators, students and their families. I’m writing to let everyone know how to donate to support this cause.
Teenagers have a natural tendency to view the National Honor Society (NHS) as something that only elite and privileged students do. Way too many students drift through high school thinking the organization is not for them. As the school year comes to an end, I want to share why teenagers should consider participating in NHS next year. So, if you’re a student reading this post, I am here to tell you why NHS is for YOU.
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