Ross: Read these 2 background letters on NHS before you fill in the form:
Hint: your response must address the 4 key parts of NHS:
The National Honor Society, or NHS, is a nationwide organization in the United States and consists of many chapters in high schools. Selection is based on four criteria:
3) service, and
Here is some background reading:
2013 Bloomingdale Senior National Honor Society Application
Congratulations on meeting the scholarship qualification of the National Honor Society. In order to be considered for membership, please fully complete the following application:
A few things to keep in mind:
•Admission is not automatic. In addition to having the required GPA, applicants must demonstrate significant accomplishment and/or participation in the areas indicated on the application form. Each area is weighted equally in the application process, so it is necessary to have some accomplishments in each area.
•All activities, accomplishments, etc. included in the application must have taken place during high school. Do not include anything that occurred before you were in high school.
•All applications are read anonymously. Your name will be removed and replaced with a number. Please avoid indicating your identity anywhere in the application. Anonymity ensures impartiality and makes the selection process much easier for the committee.
PLEASE NOTE: NHS is a service organization. Membership is a highly sought after honor, but it requires commitment to the ideals of the organization. Your acceptance of membership will indicate your willingness to participate in all National Honor Society activities such as meetings and service projects. Failure to...