All Opportunities

Welcome to the NSCS Scholarship Opportunities Homepage!

Our scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year are now updated. Click the log in button on the right and enter your NSCS username and password to access our scholarship applications. To apply you must complete your general application before applying for specific scholarship opportunities. The general application can be found under the my applications tab once you log in.

If you have any questions about NSCS scholarships, please contact Jen Castillo at castillo@nscs.org.

Good luck!

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
(2) $10,000 (3) $5,000 awards Semester at Sea Spring Scholarship
For over 50 years, the Institute for Shipboard Education (ISE) has offered students a unique view of the world aboard a floating university. This...
For over 50 years, the Institute for Shipboard Education (ISE) has...
  • Deadline: 09/19/2019
  • Award: (2) $10,000 (3) $5,000 awards
Deadline09/19/2019
(2) $2,500 awards Scholar Abroad Spring Award
Studying abroad has become more than just a way to learn a language. Modern studies suggest college students need more international and cultural...
Studying abroad has become more than just a way to learn a language....
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: (2) $2,500 awards
Deadline10/31/2019
(4) $2,500 awards First in the Family Award-Fall
NSCS is committed to supporting you on your journey to be the first in your family to complete your college degree. Through the First in the Family...
NSCS is committed to supporting you on your journey to be the first in...
  • Deadline: 11/14/2019
  • Award: (4) $2,500 awards
Deadline11/14/2019
(75) $500 awards Induction Recognition Award-Fall
In our continuous commitment to reward students who exemplify leadership and excellence through their academic achievement, The National Society of...
In our continuous commitment to reward students who exemplify leadership...
  • Deadline: 12/12/2019
  • Award: (75) $500 awards
Deadline12/12/2019
(100) $500 awards New Member Award
Each year NSCS awards $500 scholarships to 100 outstanding new members across the country to help defray the cost of tuition. Scholarship...
Each year NSCS awards $500 scholarships to 100 outstanding new members...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (100) $500 awards
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(2) $1,000 awards Inspire Integrity Award
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars’ Inspire Integrity Awards are the only national student-nominated faculty and administration awards...
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars’ Inspire Integrity Awards...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (2) $1,000 awards
(2) $1,500 awards National Leadership Council Award
The National Leadership Council (NLC) is an NSCS student advisory board comprised of NSCS members who are chosen based on their dedication,...
The National Leadership Council (NLC) is an NSCS student advisory board...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (2) $1,500 awards
(5) $2,500 awards GEICO Graduate Award (Alumni Scholarship)
In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will be awarding five (5) $2,500 Graduate School Scholarships to deserving, talented, and motivated NSCS members...
In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will be awarding five (5) $2,500...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $2,500 awards
(5) $1,000 awards Online Scholar Award
Every year, NSCS awards five $1,000 scholarships to outstanding NSCS members who attend one of our online universities. Scholarship Eligibility...
Every year, NSCS awards five $1,000 scholarships to outstanding NSCS...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
(1) $2,500 award Amy Shopkorn Student Affairs Award
The student experience on-campus is essential to the success and impact of the overall collegiate experience at an institution. The Amy Shopkorn...
The student experience on-campus is essential to the success and impact...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (1) $2,500 award
(5) $1,000 awards NSCS Spirit Award
The NSCS Board of Directors has created and funded this award to recognize outstanding NSCS members who have distinguished themselves through their...
The NSCS Board of Directors has created and funded this award to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
(2) $2,500 awards Summer Internship Award
In today’s competitive world, an internship is a requirement to secure jobs at the best companies. NSCS will be awarding two (2) $2500...
In today’s competitive world, an internship is a requirement to secure...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (2) $2,500 awards
(25) $500 awards Induction Recognition Award-Spring
In our continuous commitment to reward students who exemplify leadership and excellence through their academic achievement, The National Society of...
In our continuous commitment to reward students who exemplify leadership...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (25) $500 awards
(5) $1,000 awards NSCS Mentorship Award
NSCS members have a passion for education and demonstrate that passion through academic achievement. For some, that passion goes beyond their own...
NSCS members have a passion for education and demonstrate that passion...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
(5) $1,000 awards Summer Scholar Award
The classroom is not your ideal summer destination, but enrolling in summer classes can help you get ahead academically and financially. NSCS is...
The classroom is not your ideal summer destination, but enrolling in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
(5) $1,000 awards Jim Duncan Award for Perseverance
The Jim Duncan Award for Perseverance was created in honor of NSCS member and former employee Jim Duncan. The Award recognizes outstanding NSCS...
The Jim Duncan Award for Perseverance was created in honor of NSCS...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
(10) $1,000 awards Community College Transition Award
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars will award (4) $2,500 scholarships to outstanding community college members who are transferring into a...
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars will award (4) $2,500...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (10) $1,000 awards
(4) $2,500 awards Debt Reduction Award (Alumni Scholarship)
With two-thirds of college seniors graduating with student loan debt, The National Society of Collegiate Scholars is proud to announce the Debt...
With two-thirds of college seniors graduating with student loan debt,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (4) $2,500 awards
(25) $1,000 awards GEICO Award
In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will be awarding twenty-five (25) $1,000 scholarships to deserving, talented, and motivated NSCS members who are...
In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will be awarding twenty-five (25) $1,000...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (25) $1,000 awards
(10) $1,000 award Professional Development Award for Graduating Members
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars created this award to congratulate and recognize graduating seniors for their contribution to NSCS....
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars created this award to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (10) $1,000 award
(2) $2,500 awards Scholar Abroad Fall Award
Studying abroad has become more than just a way to learn a language. Modern studies suggest college students need more international and cultural...
Studying abroad has become more than just a way to learn a language....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (2) $2,500 awards
(5) $1,000 awards Active Minds Mental Health Advocate Award
In partnership with Active Minds, NSCS will award (5) $1,000 scholarship to an NSCS member this summer. Active Minds is the nation’s premiere...
In partnership with Active Minds, NSCS will award (5) $1,000 scholarship...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards