WHAT IS THE N.B.C.S.F.?
an Oregon non-profit public-benefit corporation that holds IRS
501(c)(3) tax-free status. Starting with 2 awards of $1000
each in 1991, approx. $3,326,000 has been
or will be awarded to NBHS graduates of 1979 to 2019.
HOW IS IT FINANCED?
The Fund is qualified to accept tax-deductible donations of money
and/or property. Assets are
invested, with income only disbursed as educational awards.
any amount are welcome at any time and may be acknowledged or
anonymous. A notification is sent to the family if the gift is
a memorial. The Fund also acknowledges gifts recognizing
special occasions, individuals, and organizations.
founding in 1990, the NBCSF has received contributions from more
than 1,975 individuals and organizations in amounts from a $2.00
memorial to a gift of more than $1,000,000 in stocks and bonds.
HOW DOES A STUDENT APPLY?
Applications are available
annually mid-December to the April deadline, online at
www.nbcsf.org. A candidate completes only one form to be eligible for all
programs for which he/she might qualify.
WHAT ARE THE SELECTION CRITERIA?
The Selection Committee may
consider one or more of the following: ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE, SPECIAL
MERIT and FINANCIAL NEED. Some awards also have very specific
Current NBHS seniors are
notified at the NBHS spring awards ceremony. Past NBHS graduate
awardees are notified by email during the following week.
Recipients will also be posted on this website.