STANLEY CHOSEN BY NATIONAL SOCIETY SCHOLARS

In Atlanta on June 13, 2007, The National Society of High School Scholars announced that Elmhurst High School student William B. Stanley from Fort Wayne, Indiana had been selected for membership. The Society recognizes the top scholars in the nation and invites only those students who have achieved superior academic excellence. The announcement was made by NSHSS Founder and Chairman Claes Nobel, a senior member of the Swedish Nobel family.

“On behalf of NSHSS, I am honored to recognize the hard work, sacrifice, and commitment that William has demonstrated to achieve this exceptional level of academic excellence,” said Mr. Nobel. “William is now a member of a unique community of scholars a community that represents our very best hope for the future.”

“Our vision is to build a dynamic international organization that connects members with meaningful content, resources and opportunities,” stated NSHSS President James Lewis. “We aim to help students like William build on their academic successes and enhance the skills and desires to have a positive impact on the global community.”

Membership in NSHSS entitles qualified students to enjoy a wide variety of benefits, including scholarship opportunities, academic competitions, free events, member only resources, publications, participation in programs offered by educational partners, online forums, personalized recognition items, and publicity honors.

Formed in 2002, The National Society for High School Scholars recognizes academic excellence at the high school level and encourages members of the organization to apply their unique talents, vision, and potential for the betterment of themselves and the world. Currently, there are more then 150,000 Society members, representing 15,000 high schools in nearly 20 countries. NSHSS advocates for scholarships opportunities for deserving young people and has awarded more than $100,00 in scholarships since its inception just fours years ago.

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