NASE Scholarship Programs

The NASE is here to help you pursue continuing education and training for your business, and help your dependents achieve their dreams of a college education.


Succeed Scholarships™

With many members expressing interest in additional education or training to help improve their business, we offer a scholarship program just for NASE Members. With the Succeed Scholarship™ program, NASE Members can apply for a scholarship of up to $1,000 to help pay for continuing education through university or college courses, attend training courses for business licensing and certification, or attend conferences and seminars that will help you grow your business.

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NASE Scholarship Program

Since 1989, the NASE Scholarship Program has awarded more than $1.8 million to members’ dependents. Your son or daughter may qualify!

NASE Future Entrepreneur Scholarship - awards up to $10,000

This prestigious award is the largest scholarship of its kind in the U.S. and the only program that promotes the entrepreneurial philosophy. This unique opportunity is awarded each spring to one ambitious individual who demonstrates the characteristics of a future micro-business owner. 

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NASE Scholarships - $3,000 Awards 

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

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Read about the 2010 Future Entrepreneur and 2010 NASE Scholarship recipients

NASE Scholarship Program Frequently Asked Questions.


What Members Are Saying:

"We wanted to say 'thank you so much' to the NASE for awarding our son, Mike, one of your scholarships. As any self-employed person knows, college money is hard to come by for us, and every little penny you can find helps. The $4,000 he received was like a gift from God."
-Joe & Carol C., Cary, N.C.

"Thank you so much for the $4,000 National Association for the Self-Employed Scholarship. I am honored to have been selected for such an award. Thanks again!"
-Alexandra M., Liberty, M.O. 


The benefits explained herein are offered at the sole discretion of the association and may vary by availability, vendor and state of residence of the member. Vendors reserve the right to withdraw or change their offers without notice. The association makes no affirmation of fact or promise relating to the goods and services, and specifically disclaims any warranty, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability of the goods and services reflected. To be entitled to the association benefits, you must be a member in good standing and dues must be paid current.


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