All Opportunities

Welcome to the NSCS Scholarship Opportunities Homepage!

Our scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year are updated below! Please complete your general application before applying to any open scholarship.

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

Thank you!

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
(1) $2,500 award Amy Shopkorn Student Affairs Award-Application Dates 2/16/21-4/15/21
Application Dates: 2/16/21-4/15/21 The student experience on-campus is essential to the success and impact of the overall collegiate experience at...
Application Dates: 2/16/21-4/15/21 The student experience on-campus is...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: (1) $2,500 award
Deadline04/15/2021
(2) $10,000 awards and (4) $5,000 awards Semester at Sea Fall Scholarship- Application Dates: 2/9/21-4/15/21
Application Dates: 2/9/21-4/15/21 For over 50 years, the Institute for Shipboard Education (ISE) has offered students a unique view of the world...
Application Dates: 2/9/21-4/15/21 For over 50 years, the Institute for...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: (2) $10,000 awards and (4) $5,000 awards
Deadline04/15/2021
(5) $1,000 awards NSCS Mentorship Award-Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21
Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21 NSCS members have a passion for education and demonstrate that passion through academic achievement. For some,...
Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21 NSCS members have a passion for...
  • Deadline: 05/06/2021
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
Deadline05/06/2021
(4) $2,500 awards Scholarship for Women in STEM sponsored by GEICO-Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21
Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21 GEICO understands the importance of a diverse workforce in all industries—including STEM. With these...
Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21 GEICO understands the importance of a...
  • Deadline: 05/06/2021
  • Award: (4) $2,500 awards
Deadline05/06/2021
(5) $1,000 awards Summer Scholar Award-Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21
Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21 The classroom is not your ideal summer destination, but enrolling in summer classes can help you get ahead...
Application Dates: 3/2/21-5/6/21 The classroom is not your ideal summer...
  • Deadline: 05/06/2021
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
Deadline05/06/2021
(10) $1,000 awards Community College Transition Award-Application Dates 3/16/21-5/13/21
Application Dates: 3/16/21-5/13/21 The National Society of Collegiate Scholars will award (10) $1,000 scholarships to outstanding community...
Application Dates: 3/16/21-5/13/21 The National Society of Collegiate...
  • Deadline: 05/13/2021
  • Award: (10) $1,000 awards
Deadline05/13/2021
(5) $1,000 awards NSCS Non-Traditional Scholar Award-Application Dates: 3/16/21-5/13/21
Application Dates: 3/16/21-5/13/21 Non-traditional students often encounter work and family obligations that can interfere with their education. ...
Application Dates: 3/16/21-5/13/21 Non-traditional students often...
  • Deadline: 05/13/2021
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
Deadline05/13/2021
(1) $10,000 award HBCU Student of the Year: Changemaker Award sponsored by GEICO-Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21
Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21 GEICO wants to recognize the incredible leadership of our members, who are using their talents to make a change on...
Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21 GEICO wants to recognize the incredible...
  • Deadline: 06/03/2021
  • Award: (1) $10,000 award
Deadline06/03/2021
(5) $1,000 awards Jim Duncan Award for Perseverance-Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21
Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21 The Jim Duncan Award for Perseverance was created in honor of NSCS member and former employee Jim Duncan. The...
Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21 The Jim Duncan Award for Perseverance...
  • Deadline: 06/03/2021
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
Deadline06/03/2021
(1) $10,000 award LatinX Student of the Year: Changemaker Award sponsored by GEICO-Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21
Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21 GEICO wants to recognize the incredible leadership of our members, who are using their talents to make a change...
Application Dates: 4/6/21-6/3/21 GEICO wants to recognize the...
  • Deadline: 06/03/2021
  • Award: (1) $10,000 award
Deadline06/03/2021
(10) $1,000 awards Professional Development Award for Graduating Members-Application Dates: 4/6/21-7/1/21
Application Dates: 4/6/21-7/1/21 The National Society of Collegiate Scholars created this award to congratulate and recognize graduating seniors...
Application Dates: 4/6/21-7/1/21 The National Society of Collegiate...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2021
  • Award: (10) $1,000 awards
Deadline07/01/2021
(100) $500 awards New Member Award-Application Dates: 1/12/21-8/26/21
Application Dates: 1/12/21-8/26/21 Each year NSCS awards $500 scholarships to 100 outstanding new members across the country to help defray the...
Application Dates: 1/12/21-8/26/21 Each year NSCS awards $500...
  • Deadline: 08/26/2021
  • Award: (100) $500 awards
Deadline08/26/2021
(4) $2,500 awards First in the Family Award Fall-Application Dates: 8/21/20-11/19/20
Application Dates: 8/21/20-11/19/20 NSCS is committed to supporting you on your journey to be the first in your family to complete your college...
Application Dates: 8/21/20-11/19/20 NSCS is committed to supporting you...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (4) $2,500 awards
Ended
(2) $1,000 awards Inspire Integrity Award-Application Dates: 10/6/20-12/3/20
Application Dates: 10/6/20-12/3/20 The National Society of Collegiate Scholars’ Inspire Integrity Awards are the only national student-nominated...
Application Dates: 10/6/20-12/3/20 The National Society of Collegiate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (2) $1,000 awards
Ended
(2) $2,500 awards GEICO Graduate Fall Award (Alumni Scholarship)-Application Dates: 9/8/20-12/10/20
Application Dates: 9/8/20-12/10/20 In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will be awarding $2,500 Graduate School Scholarships to deserving, talented,...
Application Dates: 9/8/20-12/10/20 In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (2) $2,500 awards
Ended
(100) $500 awards Induction Recognition Award Fall-Application Dates: 8/21/20-12/17/20
Application Dates: 8/21/20-12/17/20 The New Member Induction Ceremony provides members the opportunity to be formally inducted into the Society and...
Application Dates: 8/21/20-12/17/20 The New Member Induction Ceremony...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (100) $500 awards
Ended
(2) $1,500 awards National Leadership Council Sponsored Award-Application Dates: 10/20/20-12/17/20
Application Dates: 10/20/20-12/17/20 The National Leadership Council (NLC) is an NSCS student advisory board comprised of NSCS members who are...
Application Dates: 10/20/20-12/17/20 The National Leadership Council...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (2) $1,500 awards
Ended
(5) $1,000 awards NSCS Military Service Award-Application Dates: 11/10/20-2/25/21
Application Dates: 11/10/20-2/25/21 The National Society of Collegiate Scholars is excited to offer the NSCS Military Service Award. In honor of...
Application Dates: 11/10/20-2/25/21 The National Society of Collegiate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
Ended
(8) $2,500 awards First in the Family Award Spring-Application Dates: 1/26/21-3/25/21
Application Dates: 1/26/21-3/25/21 NSCS is committed to supporting you on your journey to be the first in your family to complete your college...
Application Dates: 1/26/21-3/25/21 NSCS is committed to supporting you...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (8) $2,500 awards
Ended
(5) $1,000 awards Online Scholar Award-Application Dates: 1/26/21-3/25/21
Application Dates: 1/26/21-3/25/21 Every year, NSCS awards five $1,000 scholarships to outstanding NSCS members who attend one of our online...
Application Dates: 1/26/21-3/25/21 Every year, NSCS awards five $1,000...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
Ended
(5) $1,000 awards NSCS Spirit Award-Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21
Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21 The NSCS Board of Directors has created and funded this award to recognize outstanding NSCS members who have...
Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21 The NSCS Board of Directors has created...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
Ended
(4) $2,500 awards Scholarship for Minority Students in STEM sponsored by GEICO-Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21
Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21 GEICO understands the importance of a diverse workforce in all industries—including STEM. With these...
Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21 GEICO understands the importance of a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (4) $2,500 awards
Ended
(2) $2,500 awards Summer Internship Award-Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21
Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21 In today’s competitive world, an internship is a requirement to secure jobs at the best companies. NSCS will be...
Application Dates: 2/2/21-4/1/21 In today’s competitive world, an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: (2) $2,500 awards
Ended
(4) $2,500 awards Debt Reduction Award (Alumni Scholarship)-Application Dates: 4/20/21-6/24/21
Application Dates: 4/20/21-6/24/21 With two-thirds of college seniors graduating with student loan debt, The National Society of Collegiate...
Application Dates: 4/20/21-6/24/21 With two-thirds of college seniors...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (4) $2,500 awards
(2) $2,500 awards Scholar Abroad Fall Award-Application Dates: 5/4/21-7/1/21
Application Dates: 5/4/21-7/1/21 Studying abroad has become more than just a way to learn a language. Modern studies suggest college students need...
Application Dates: 5/4/21-7/1/21 Studying abroad has become more than...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (2) $2,500 awards
(5) $1,000 awards Active Minds Mental Health Advocate Award-Application Dates 5/4/21-7/22/21
Application Dates: 5/4/21-7/22/21 NSCS is proud to partner with Active Minds, the leading non-profit organization that empowers students to speak...
Application Dates: 5/4/21-7/22/21 NSCS is proud to partner with Active...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (5) $1,000 awards
(25) $1,000 awards GEICO Award-Application Dates: 4/20/21-8/26/21
Application Dates: 4/20/21-8/26/21 In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will be awarding twenty-five (25) $1,000 scholarships to deserving, talented,...
Application Dates: 4/20/21-8/26/21 In partnership with GEICO, NSCS will...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: (25) $1,000 awards