The National Society of High School ScholarsNSHSS

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Partnerships and Collaborations

NSHSS is proud to partner with Katlyn Grasso, founder and CEO of GenHERation.  GenHERation is an interactive media company for aspirational high school and college women that provides girls with access to career exploration, female executives, skill-building activities and scholarships.  Katlyn is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and has been a member of NSHSS since 2011. 

GenHERation Discovery Days 2016 are immersive summer day trips that provide high school and college women with the opportunity to visit the most innovative companies in cities across America. This is the only experience that allows girls to meet the most powerful women in America, share their resumes with top companies and jump-start their careers. 

Register today to discover what's possible on the road ahead for any one of the tours in these cities:   

Washington, D.C. (7/27 and 7/28): United Nations Foundation, U.S. Congress, WeddingWire, U.S. State Department, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, NASA, and GMMB

New York City (8/2 and 8/3): NBCUniversal, Good Housekeeping, EY, J.P. Morgan, Bloomberg, and the New York Yankees

Philadelphia (8/8): GSK, Urban Outfitters, Hartford Funds, Morgan Lewis, Comcast, and First Round Capital

A limited number of scholarships are available for NSHSS members through GenHERation’s Fellowship Program. If you are interested in applying for financial assistance, please email GenHeration directly at

GenHERation received the inaugural President's Engagement Prize from Dr. Amy Gutmann, which provides $150,000 to graduating seniors to develop projects that have the potential to change the world. We have empowered more than 65,000 girls and hosted 16 events across North America. GenHERation has been featured across national media outlets, including Forbes, Seventeen, The Huffington Post, Yahoo Travel, Philly Biz Magazine, CNBC, NBC, and SiriusXM Radio.

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