The National Society of High School ScholarsNSHSS

Learn. Lead. Change the World.

Our Mission and Vision


The mission of the National Society of High School Scholars is to recognize academic excellence among high-achieving students, deliver to them value and opportunity through membership, and inspire them to realize their potential.


NSHSS is helping to fulfill the dreams of high-achieving students by offering members access to unique learning experiences, exclusive scholarships, valuable internships, international study opportunities and meaningful peer networks. Serving a diverse membership on a path from high school to college to career, NSHSS helps outstanding scholars identify and use the gifts they have been given and equip them for future success.

Read more about Lifetime Opportunities with NSHSS here. 

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