The NHA CollegeBound™ Scholarship
Read on to learn how you can take advantage of this amazing opportunity.
ELIGIBILITYThe NHA CollegeBound™ Scholarship is open to all currently enrolled eighth-grade students who are attending an NHA school.
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTSStudents are required to write an essay about the difference the school’s Moral Focus curriculum is making in their lives. Essays must be 250–300 words and must be submitted online. The essay must address the topic, respond to all components listed, and be the independent work of the student. Choose from one of the following topics:
- Explain how a community service project you completed allowed you to apply your morals in service to others.
- Describe a situation in which a Moral Focus virtue helped guide your decision-making process.
- Explain how your decision to pursue an education in science, technology, engineering, or math was influenced by those four criteria.
- Feb. 26, 2021: Scholarship opens.
- April 26, 2021: Scholarship closes at 11:59 p.m. PST.
- Mid May, 2021: Winners are selected and will be contacted.
Apply for the NHA CollegeBound™ Scholarship
Get to Know Our CollegeBound™ Scholars
Four eighth-grade students, attending four different National Heritage Academies (NHA) schools from Michigan and North Carolina, were selected out of hundreds of applicants to receive the organization’s annual CollegeBound™ Scholarship, a one-time $5,000 scholarship to go towards their college education.
Donate to the NHA CollegeBound™ Scholarship
Give Our Eighth Graders a BoostConsider contributing a tax-deductible gift to the NHA CollegeBound™ Scholarship. Friends of NHA can make checks payable to "AEAF," place "NHA" in the memo line and mail to:
AEAF 1321 Murfreesboro Pike, Suite 800