Professional Scholarships

Recognition - $1,000 Scholarships 

Professional scholarships are made available to individuals pursuing education and knowledge within the profession of histotechnology.

Application Process 

  • The recipient is recognized at the annual NSH Awards Banquet.
  • In addition, the recipient of this award receives a $1,000 scholarship distributed on a reimbursement basis.

NSH offers several scholarships, including the Avantik Educational Scholarship and the Thermo Fisher Scientific Educational Scholarship. It also offers the:

The Robert A. Clark Educational Scholarship, sponsored by Sakura Finetek, USA

Robert A. Clark was a leader in the scientific instrument industry. In late 80's he helped Sakura Finetek USA expand its small, three employee office in Torrence California by organizing a highly successful sales force. He rose to Vice-President of Sales and Marketing. Sadly, his life was cut short when he was stricken with a terminal illness. He died on December 24, 1994.

Criteria/Applicant Requirements

  • Must be an NSH Member
  • May be nominated or can self-nominate, but must use the application form provided
  • Must have at least one letter of recommendation on the candidate’s behalf
  • CV/Resume required
  • Only complete application packages received by the closing date will be considered

** Applicants are considered for all professional scholarships when applying.

Anyone who has received a Professional Scholarship within the last 2 years is ineligible for these scholarships.