The National Society of High School Scholars Foundation provides the award for the NSHSS Foundation Stem Scholarship. This scholarship program was established to give financial assistance to the high school seniors who are citizens of the United States and are intending to enter college in the fall semester. In order to be qualified for the NSHSS Foundation Stem Scholarship, the applicant needs to be a member of an unrepresented group.
Also among other the requirements for this scholarship grant is that the candidate must have a grade point average of a minimum of 3.5, and that he or she must major in any of the following fields such as STEM field, Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics. The amount of award that the NSHSS Foundation Stem Scholarship extends to its recipients is worth $1,000. The scholarship award for this program is non- renewable.
There is no standard number of awards being given by this scholarship grant each year, but as of the previous year, there were 9 recipients that were selected. High School seniors who has the necessary credentials and are eligible to make an application for this scholarship program may access the application from the website of National Society of High School Scholars Foundation.
Apart from the completed application, the NSHSS Foundation Stem Scholarship also requires other supporting documents from the candidates such as a teacher’s recommendation, transcript of records, a personal statement, photo of the applicant and an essay that has about 500 words. Those who are interested to apply must submit the application along with the documents on or before the deadline.