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Paving the Way for Young Scholars to Succeed.

NSHSS isn’t just for high school scholars. In addition to nominating exceptional students, teachers and other educators have opportunities to apply for grants, attend educational events, and earn recognition for their contributions to today’s youth.


US Dollars

In Scholarships Awarded Annually


Young Scholars

In Our Member Community Since 2002


Educators of Distinction

Recognized Worldwide

Join Our Community
of Educators

Educators like you are crucial to the success of our young scholars. NSHSS salutes the achievements of outstanding educators who have helped students reach their potential. Join the NSHSS community to nominate students for membership, apply for educator grants, attend special events, and more.

Join Our Community
Apply for one of NSHSS’s many grant opportunities to help defray the costs of educational conferences, supplies, field trips, and more.

Join NSHSS students, partners, and fellow educators at exclusive NSHSS events around the world.

From the NSHSS Educator of the Year awards to grant recipients, we celebrate and recognize the educators who have made a difference in the lives of today’s young scholars.


Don’t take our word for it! Hear directly from some of the NSHSS esteemed Educators of Distinction. NSHSS is a distinguished academic honor society, committed to recognizing and serving the highest-achieving student scholars in more than 26,000 high schools across 170 countries. With access to USD $2 million in scholarships annually, educational resources and a network of more than 1.7 million exceptional peers spanning high school to college and career, NSHSS scholars embody academic dedication and outstanding leadership in their schools, workplaces and communities.

Hear what some of our esteemed Educators of Distinction say about NSHSS.


Students who join NSHSS become members for life. A one-time membership fee of USD $75 grants them access to scholarship opportunities and much more.


NSHSS awards over USD $2 million in exclusive scholarships each year.


NSHSS university recruitment fairs help students prepare for a successful transition into university life.


Leadership programs teach students critical skills to help them achieve their goals.


NSHSS member events in Hong Kong and abroad connect young scholars with their peers.


Our partners offer valuable, real-world skills through internships and more.


Students can save money on textbooks, test prep programs, and more.


Meet our Claes Nobel Educator of the Year Award recipients recognized for their work helping students build on academic success and grow the skills and desire to have a positive impact in the global community.

EOY Christine Fryer
Christine Fryer
2018 Top Educator of the Year

MLK- Educational Campus High School for Law Advocacy and Community Justice, New York, New York

EOY James Carmicle
James Carmicle
Educator of the Year

Hollywood High School, Los Angeles, CA

EOY Brian Rodriguez
Brian Rodriguez
Educator of the Year

Alameda Science & Technology Institute, Alameda, CA

Exclusive Educator Grants

NSHSS is proud to offer grant opportunities, special discounts, access to conferences, and more to teachers and educators.

Apply for Grants

NSHSS Higher Education Degree Grants
NSHSS, in collaboration with the American School Counselor Association, is pleased to offer five USD $1,000 grants to enable ASCA members to attend the 2018 national conference. The funds may be used to defray the costs of conference registration, travel and accommodations.
Educational Conference Registration Grants
USD $500 grants to support Advanced Placement instruction in any subject. Funds may be used for supplies, materials, field trips or other resources to enhance the delivery of Advanced Placement courses.
IB Teacher Grants
USD $500 grants open to teachers in International Baccalaureate programs. Funds may be used for supplies, materials, field trips or other resources to enhance the delivery of International Baccalaureate courses.