May 2019 - Volume IV, Issue V
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"Big Al" Announces Plans for Retirement

After many years of committed service and dedication, C. Allen Powell, co-founder and Executive Director of the National Technical Honor Society has announced he will be retiring in the near future.

Mr. Powell has served in his role since December of 1984, when he, the late Jon Poteat, and Poteat’s wife, Patricia, established the National Vocational-Technical Honor Society (now the National Technical Honor Society) in South Carolina. He has faithfully led the non-profit educational organization in growing from one South Carolina chapter to over 4,500 member schools and colleges all across the country and abroad during his 35 year tenure.
Under his leadership, NTHS has become a major scholarship source for high-achieving Career and Technical Education (CTE) student-members, and has awarded over $2 million in scholarships to date. Throughout his career in education, Mr. Powell has dutifully championed the benefits and advantages of CTE and training in skilled trades, and leaves behind a remarkable legacy in the organization he was fundamental in founding and

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"Grad Bag" Sale EXTENDED!

It's graduation time, and this deal has been such a huge success that we've decided to extend the offer! But remember: This is ONLY for a limited time, so scoop up these exceptional savings and shop NTHS online today!
*No substitutions. For a limited time only. While supplies last.

The JHP Scholarship Application is Closed

The deadline to apply for the Jon H. Poteat Scholarship has come and gone, but if you missed out, don't fret! This scholarship opportunity will reopen for applications to all NTHS members who have not yet graduated on September 1st.

In the mean time, keep an eye glued to our website, as well as our social media outlets, for the announcement of the 2019 scholarship recipients on May 15th!

Congratulations, Class of 2019!!!

All your diligence has paid off, and you've earned the right to wear the graduation regalia that symbolizes all your hard work and skill as you walk across that stage to accept your diploma! Make sure you're ceremony-ready, and visit Shop NTHS today!
You only graduate once, so make it a memory that lasts!

On the Road with NTHS!

Spring is here, and we're already excited about packing up and hitting the road for summer conference season! If you're going to be attending any one of the conferences below, please make sure to swing by and say hello! There's nothing we love more than getting to meet our members, advisors, and friends face-to-face! See you soon!
HOSA International Leadership Conference
June 19th - 22nd
Orlando, FL

SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference
June 24th - 28th
Louisville, KY
Come find us at exhibitor's booth #N34!

FBLA National Leadership Conference
June 29th - July 2nd
San Antonio, TX
Come find us at exhibitor's booth #210!
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