NSHSS Opens $1,000 DECA Chapter Advisor Awards

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) has established a Claes Nobel DECA Advisor Leadership Award to recognize outstanding contributions of DECA advisors who consistently demonstrate their commitment to preparing students for success in college and in life.

arlisa_brittThis year, NSHSS will award two $1,000 scholarships to DECA advisors at the DECA International Career Development Conference, April 26-29, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif.

Applications are due January 13, 2017.

Eligible candidates must be active DECA Advisors currently offering direct instruction at a public or private school in the United States or abroad. Applicants must submit a resume, personal statement, principal’s recommendation and a photo.

Past recipients of this award include:

  • 2016 – Joshua Dumas, Maplewood Comprehensive High School (Nashville, Tenn.)
  • 2016 – Andrea Weishaar, Pinkerton Academy (Derry, N.H.)
  • 2015 – Michelle Camp, Maumelle High School (Maumelle, Ark.)
  • 2015 – Troy Davis, Yorktown High School (Yorktown Ind.)

Will you be added to the list of winners for 2017? Apply today for your chance!

To access the application, please click here.

For questions about this opportunity, contact educator@nshss.org;

Click here to learn more about DECA’s Advisor Scholarship opportunities.

To learn more about DECA’s student scholarship program, click here.

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