The NCCSS Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society Scholarship

The North Carolina Council for the Social Studies would like to offer one North Carolina high school senior, a NC Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society Scholarship. The NCCSS would like to offer this scholarship to one outstanding Rho Kappa member who exemplifies the core values of the national chapter and is going to pursue a career in a Social Sciences field starting in the fall of 2021. The scholarship will be announced at the annual NCCSS conference in March 2021. The deadline for applying is February 12, 2021.

Amount Awarded: $250


  1.  Must be a senior in an active high school Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society.
  2. Minimum 3.5 unweighted GPA. Your current GPA and a copy of current transcript. (Recipient will be asked to submit an official transcript before scholarship disbursement)
  3. Must have completed six or more courses in the field of social studies by the time the senior graduates from high school.
  4. Must demonstrate community service through Rho Kappa. 
  5. Must enroll in an undergrad Social Science program in the Fall of 2021.