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Scholar Benefits

As a member, you’ll be part of a prestigious community of high-achieving students who exemplify scholarship, leadership, and commitment to service built upon a foundation of integrity, led by our charismatic leader, Steve Loflin.

Our mission is to recognize and elevate high-achieving students. Your membership to NSCS provides exclusive access to more than $750,000 annually in scholarships, awards, and chapter funds, career and graduate school connections, leadership and service opportunities, and more. Upon joining, you will become part of a prestigious community of students who exemplify scholarship, leadership, and a commitment to service. NSCS also provides a lifetime forum of connections that will be invaluable throughout your future career.


NSCS is proud to have chapters in more than 320 higher education institutions across the country. Membership provides you access to a community of like-minded scholars, special chapter-only events, and an opportunity to apply to the National Leadership Council. Finder your chapter today to learn more.

National Recognition

NSCS’ lifetime membership signifies scholarly achievement. You’ll certainly want to acknowledge this on your ongoing academic profile, future graduate school applications, and resume credentials as you pursue the career of your choice.

New Member Induction Ceremony

The New Member Induction Ceremony provides members the opportunity to be formally inducted into the Society, receive their membership pins, learn more about NSCS, and meet chapter leadership.

Content That Matters

Every two weeks you will receive the NSCS official digital publication, Scholar Connection, aimed at providing you with the most recent and relevant membership information along with some leadership building content. You will also have access to the official NSCS blog TalkNerdy2Me with concise, fun, and engaging content that matters to college students.

Diploma & Pin

Shortly after joining, you’ll receive your membership lapel pin and diploma. Every two weeks you’ll receive the NSCS official digital publication, Scholar Connection, aimed at providing recent and relevant membership information. Plus access to the NSCS blog TalkNerdy2Me and our store with NSCS gear.

Official NSCS Gear

Graduation Regalia

Show your NSCS pride on campus, at networking events, and at graduation with your official NSCS Gear.

Special Offers & Discounts

Members can save on a variety of products including education materials, entertainment tickets, and travel discounts.

Graduate School Resources

NSCS is your go-to resource for finding the right fit for grad school. Our partners offer a wide range of products and services, meaning members can create a profile that connects them with recruiters and provides access to educational webinars on networking and resume building. Access to our extensive network of more than 750,000 NSCS alumni that can open doors and help fuel your personal and professional career advancement.

Access To Scholarships

NSCS is proud to give out more than $750,000 (and growing!) in scholarships, chapter funds, and awards annually.

Internship Opportunities

NSCS has developed exclusive partnerships to give members access to great internship opportunities that place students in exciting locations in Washington, D.C. and around the world.

Get In Touch

Have questions?  We have answers and we would love to hear from you!

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The National Society of Collegiate Scholars Nonprofit Overview and Reviews on GreatNonprofits

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit, certified FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) compliant by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, is certified by the Association of College Honor Societies and is a proud member of the National Orientation Directors Association and the American Association of Community Colleges.


The NSCS national office
2000 M Street NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: 202.265.9000
Fax: 202.265.9200