LCWM Student Awarded Prestigious National Honor Society Scholarship
Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial Student Awarded Prestigious National Honor Society Scholarship
Amelia Lawver is one of 575 semifinalists receiving
a $3,200 NHS scholarship
Lake Crystal, MN– The National Honor Society (NHS) announced that Amelia Lawver a high school senior at Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial and member of NHS, has been selected as an NHS Scholarship semifinalist. Lawver was chosen from nearly 10,000 applicants and will receive a $3,200 scholarship toward higher education.
Since 1946, more than $19 million in scholarships have been awarded to outstanding NHS senior members to support college access and student success. The scholarship program is supported by the parent organization of NHS, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).
In the 100 years since NHS was founded in 1921, members have been making a difference in their schools and communities, and the NHS Scholarship is NASSP’s way of recognizing the most exceptional of these student leaders. Recipients are chosen based on their demonstrated work to support the four pillars of NHS: scholarship, service, leadership, and character.
At LCWM, Lawver has served as NHS Vice President, Student Council President, Community Education Piano Teacher, Honor Band Participant, Superior winner at Solo & Ensemble Music Contest for both Vocal and Instrumental, and Music Worship Leader at her Church. This fall, she will attend Bethel University in St. Paul, MN to study Biokinetics and music.
For more information about the NHS, the scholarship, and the 2021 recipients, visit www.nhs.us.
The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) is the leading organization of and voice for middle level and high school principals across the United States. NASSP seeks to transform education through school leadership, recognizing that the fulfillment of each student’s potential relies on great leaders in every school committed to the success of each student. Reflecting its long-standing commitment to student leadership development, NASSP administers the National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, National Elementary Honor Society, and National Student Council.