The National Society of High School ScholarsNSHSS

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College Prep

NSHSS believes that investing in partnerships and programs for college prep is a good investment in the future of our members. A number of our partners provide content or programs that enlighten, simplify and save as it pertains to college prep.

Baruch College: Baruch Leadership Academy
The Baruch Leadership Academy takes place at Baruch College, a thriving, internationally ranked institution, located in the heart of New York City, midtown Manhattan. Academy pre-professional programs allow students to explore new realms of academia, engross themselves in college planning and standardized test preparation, and better plan for success in their future endeavors. At the Baruch College campus, Academy students experience college life while they prepare to shine in the college admissions process, excel at the university level, and embark on successful, focused career paths.

The George Washington University: Pre-College Program
GW Pre-College program enrolls high school students in academic programs that integrate lectures and seminars with and applied exploration of an area of study. Programs are enhanced by experiential learning which offer hands-on learning opportunities for students to connect theoretical concepts to real-world practice. Students have the opportunity to participate in college readiness seminars that engage them in an understanding of the admissions process and the student experience, as they prepare for their college future. George Washington University will be providing selected NSHSS members with a scholarship to attend certain GW Pre-College programs in 2016. Additionally, GW will waive the application fee for NSHSS Students interested in applying to any GW Pre-College program.

Johns Hopkins University: Summer Programs
Accomplish your goals, whether you’re looking for university credit or just want to discover your passion. Get an edge on the competition for college admission. Johns Hopkins University (JHU) offers two undergraduate-credit-granting programs: Discover Hopkins and Summer University. Johns Hopkins University will be providing selected NSHSS members with a scholarship to attend their Pre-College summer session in 2016. Additionally, JHU will waive the application fee for all NSHSS applicants.

Syracuse University: Summer College
Syracuse University’s Summer College for High School Students gives students an amazing opportunity not only to explore their artistic, intellectual, and professional passions, but also to experience college life. With both credit and noncredit offerings lasting from two through six weeks, our programs represent the rich diversity of fields that span the University’s schools and colleges. Syracuse University will be providing selected NSHSS members with a scholarship to attend their Summer College in 2016.

University of Virginia: UVa Advance
UVa Advance is a four-week summer residential program for highly motivated, rising high school juniors and seniors that offers participants an opportunity to experience college life at the University of Virginia. The UVa Advance program is composed of classes, workshops & social activities.

NSHSS proudly partners with Envision to offer members remarkable career and college-focused learning opportunities in a variety of subject areas including medicine, criminal justice, law, business innovation, engineering, technology, digital media, film, journalism and more.

K12 International Academy
Get ahead with advanced placement courses from K12!  We know that not all high schools offer all advanced placement classes. K12 International Academy offers NSHSS members advance placement and other courses... all from an accredited private online high school.

My College Guide
NSHSS members may order FREE college information through My College Guide at: My College Guide is also partnered with the Talent Identification Program at Duke University (TIP), the Center for Talent Development at Northwestern University, the Rocky Mountain Talent Search at the University of Denver, and the International Center for Gifted Education at the University of Iowa.

The Princeton Review
The Princeton Review has been helping students get into their top choice colleges since 1981. The Princeton Review offers testing and tutoring services to ensure you are prepared for your college entrance exams (SAT, ACT, PSAT, SAT Subject Tests, AP Exams)! NSHSS members benefit with 15% savings on The Princeton Review products and services.


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