The Claes Nobel Good Earth Sustainability Scholarship is offered to high school and college students, all levels, with a dedicated passion for conservation, sustainability, environmental policy or preservation for the Earth. To apply for this scholarship, you must submit: an educator recommendation; pictures/videos/media showing your leadership in action; a colored headshot suitable for website posing; an academic resume; a current transcript (can be official or unofficial); and a response of 500-800 words to an assigned question.
Claes Nobel (1930-2021) co-founded the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) in 2002. Originally from Sweden, he held dual citizenship from Sweden and the US. A member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes, Mr. Nobel embodied the spirit of excellence and world betterment as a passionate proponent of humanitarian and environmental causes. Mr. Nobel advised many prominent spiritual, political, and economic leaders from around the globe on preserving the earth and maintaining peace, instilling these ideals in youth through education and example.