About the Scholarship

NSHSS Foundation scholarship is established NSHSS Andeavor Youth Leadership awards to help and reduce the financial problem of high school students to achieve their careers in STEM majors business, economics, public policy, and environmental science and sustainability.

The organization seeks to support higher education to enable its future leaders to achieve their dreams. The scholarship is applicable for high school seniors, or rising college freshmen, who belong to groups generally underrepresented in these careers.


How to Apply for Scholarship?

  • In order to apply for this scholarship, you must fill and submit the scholarship application form, that is available on the official website.

  • You must send a personal response to the application prompt which is up to 500 words.

  • An applicant must submit the official transcript of college/institution and ACT/SAT GPA scorecards to demonstrate academic achievement.

  • Additionally, you must give a resume of honors and awards, leadership activities, community service activities, extra-curricular activities, internships, and employment history

  • A candidate should provide a Marathon Petroleum Financial Need Form.

  • Finally, he/she must give a recommendation letter from faculty or counselor and Color headshot for possible website posting.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The scholarship award amounts to $2500 available to twenty participants per academic year.

You are required to submit all the above-mentioned documents and scholarship application on or before 1st May 2019. 


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be a high school senior.

  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident of one of the states Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming where Andeavor does business.

  • The applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or the equivalent.

  • The applicant must demonstrate a financial need.