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Endicott College  Endicott Scholars Honors Program The Endicott Scholars program is an interdisciplinary honors curriculum that seeks to give Endicott's most ambitious students an opportunity to study topics in depth and from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. The program is very competitive and only a small number of students are selected to join each year. The highest academic standards are expected of Endicott Scholars, including maintenance of a 3.5 cumulative G.P.A. every semester. Current Endicott Scholars describe the program as both intellectually demanding and rewarding.

  The Commonwealth Honors Council In June 1997, the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education approved the development of an integrated network of Commonwealth Honors Programs throughout the public higher education system under the leadership of Commonwealth Honors College at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  Membership is granted to honors programs that meet established standards of excellence regarding mission, administration, admission and graduation criteria, program curriculum, and resources.  Presently, there are 22 Commonwealth Honors Programs at Massachusetts community colleges, state universities, and University of Massachusetts campuses.

  The Fund for American Studies The Fund for American Studies sponsors educational programs in Washington, D.C. for undergraduate students from around the country and abroad. Programs include a guaranteed placement, transferable academic credit, lectures and site briefings, as well as organized opportunities for professional development and networking.

  GEICO Insurance Company NCHC and GEICO are working together to bring exclusive savings to NCHC members.  Contact GEICO for a free quote on auto insurance to see how much you could be saving.  And don’t forget to mention your NCHC affiliation. GEICO can also help you find great rates on homeowners, renters, motorcycle insurance, and more!

  GlobaLinks  Learning Abroad has over 20 years of experience working within the field of international education serving both students and advisors. They are a leader in study abroad known for high-quality, full service programs with excellent value in a wide range of locations throughout Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Asia, and Europe.

Golden Key International Honour Society  At Golden Key International Honour Society, they share your vision for a life of promise; a chance to shape the world and a commitment to excellence. We offer a sense of fellowship within the Society’s three pillars of Academics, Leadership and Service, and are dedicated to personal, professional and altruistic achievement. They share your values and offer a continuum of possibilities to unlock your potential. When you join Golden Key, you become part of an esteemed legacy like no other.

  The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi  Founded in 1897, Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest and most selective honor society for all academic disciplines. The Society annually inducts approximately 32,000 students, faculty, professional staff, and alumni from chapters at more than 300 select colleges and universities in North America and the Philippines. Each biennium, Phi Kappa Phi awards $1 million to qualifying students and members through its various award competitions.

  The National Society of Collegiate Scholars The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) is an honors organization that recognizes and elevates high achievers. NSCS provides career and graduate school connections, leadership and service opportunities and offers nearly half a million dollars in scholarships annually. NSCS members are deeply committed to scholarship, leadership and service and as a result, are impacting their campus and local communities every day.

  Northeastern University  The Northeastern University Honors Program  works with exceptionally motivated students to enhance their educational experience. The program includes demanding and challenging academic opportunities through the First Year Inquiry Series and the upper-class Interdisciplinary Seminar Series with additional courses offered at the college and/or department level.  The Honors Program frames opportunities that are intellectually rigorous, based on both foundational and advanced work in interdisciplinary thematic areas. The Honors Program promotes research opportunities, global awareness and civic engagement across all of its offerings, and empowers students through resources within the Program as well as the larger Northeastern community.  Finally, the Honors Program is committed to expanding leadership and cultural opportunities through programming that runs through the academic year starting with our first year Welcome Week and ending with our annual research event – Honors Evening.


Simmons College The Honors Program at Simmons fosters a motivated group of students who explore the complexity of today's world and their place in it. This four-year academic program is designed to enhance the undergraduate experience of students in all majors. Its goal is to encourage depth in the departmental discipline of choice, and to enhance this knowledge through interdisciplinary studies and international awareness.

  Texas A & M University Office of Honors and Undergraduate Research promotes, coordinates, creates and assesses undergraduate programs involving creative scholarship, inquiry, and research in all academic disciplines at Texas A&M as well as developing opportunities for students through national and international research programs. As a recognized "high impact practice," undergraduate research experiences increase undergraduate student learning and success, not only while students are at Texas A&M, but long after graduation.

  The University Honors Program at Suffolk University offers qualified students an honors curricula designed to present extra challenges within a community of committed scholars. The program features outstanding academic opportunities, mentoring, and recognition events from orientation through graduation. Academic and social events are designed to promote leadership and public service, so students may develop valuable networking and other career-oriented skills.  Admissions to the honors program is very competitive and once admitted, honors students must maintain a 3.5 cumulative G.P.A.

  The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars is an independent, nonprofit organization serving hundreds of colleges and universities in the United States and other countries by providing selected students challenging opportunities to work and learn in Washington, D.C., for academic credit. The largest program of its kind, The Washington Center has 70 full-time staff and more than 50,000 alumni, many of whom are in leadership positions in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

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