AwardSpring is the application for Scholarships, Student Challenges, Chapter Awards, Advisor Awards, and Chapter Spotlight Submissions. The application link will be available during each period.

All applications are due at 11:59 p.m. CDT (Central Time - Chicago) on the due date specified.

Application Period
Date Link Opens
Date Link Closes
Awards Offered
Fall Sep 11, 2023 Oct 10, 2023

Creative Challenge - Poetry
Intellectual Freedom Challenge (IFC)
Classroom Library Grants
Project Grants for Spring 2023
Literacy Initiative Grants

Winter Dec 11, 2023 Jan 8, 2024

NEHS Scholarships
Creative Challenge - Script Writing
Chapter Spotlight - Winter
Outstanding Advisor

Spring Apr 15, 2024 Apr 29, 2024

Spring Creative Challenge
Student Journalism - Article
Student Journalism - Publication
Chapter Spotlight - Spring
Project Grants for Fall 2024
Chapter Advisor Enrichment Fund
Chapter Advisor Professional Support Grant

Online Submission

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NEHS AwardSpring Application Link

Step 1

Register for an account with your email address and a password.

Write down and remember the AwardSpring user name and password you create. (The password must be at least seven characters and contain at least one upper case, one lower case, one number, and one special character.) Strong applications are not as likely to be produced in just one session at the computer; you will need to log back in.

Step 2

Complete the questionnaire, including contact and academic information, to determine if you are eligible to apply for the award.

Step 3

Complete all the additional scholarship requirements.


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