NASE Grants and Scholarships

The NASE Grant and Scholarship program is open to all NASE members (and their dependents) that are current in their membership and in good standing. If you are not currently an NASE member but would like to join in order to apply for a Grant and/or Scholarship, please follow this link and follow the instructions. All applications from non-NASE members will not be processed. Growth Grant applicants must be a member in good standing for 3-months prior to submitting an application. Annual members may apply immediately. Monthly members may apply ninety days after joining the NASE.

To apply for either a Growth Grant or a Scholarship you must meet the criteria as outlined on See this page for more:

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Growth Grants®

Apply for small business grants from the NASE worth up to $4,000!

Running your business gives you enough to think about every day, planning ahead and making improvements to your business can easily get put on the back burner. Apply for an NASE Growth Grant: a new winner is chosen each month to be awarded up to $4,000 to support the growth of their business.

Do you have plans for the steps you would take to grow your business, if you only had the available capital to do so? Would you hire and train additional employees? Market your business in new and exciting ways? Invest in new equipment or software? If so, this grant is just for you, make sure you provide as much supporting information as possible in your application.

Since 2006, the NASE has awarded over half a million dollars to members just like you through the Growth Grants® program by providing small business grants.

NASE Dependent Scholarship®

Scholarships from the NASE worth up to $3,000!

Rising education costs are a concern for most Americans. The NASE offers to help ease that financial burden by offering educational scholarships for your dependents. Apply for an NASE Dependent Scholarship: four winners will be chosen and each will be awarded $3,000 from the NASE.

Since 1989, the NASE Scholarship Program has awarded more than $1.8 million to members’ dependents. This award-winning program is open to legal dependents of NASE Members, ages 16-24. To apply, students need to be high school students or college undergraduates planning to enroll in college for the upcoming fall semester.

Consideration is based upon:

  • Leadership abilities
  • Academic performance
  • Teacher recommendations
  • Career and educational background
  • School and community participation
  • Financial need

NASE Dependent Scholarships® and Growth Grants® are awarded at the sole discretion of the NASE. The NASE has the discretion to make no awards or present a higher or lower amount than requested. Decisions of the selection committees are final and are not subject to appeal. No application feedback will be given.

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