National Technical Honor Society Ceremony

National Technical Honor Society

What is National Technical Honor Society?

The National Technical Honor Society is an educational non-profit that exists to honor, recognize, and empower students and teachers in Career & Technical Education. As the honor society for Career & Technical Education, NTHS serves over 100,000 active members annually in both secondary and postsecondary chapters across country.

Since its founding in 1984, nearly 1 million students have become NTHS alumni. NTHS honors the achievements of top CTE students, provides close to $300,000 in scholarships annually, and strives to help connect education and industry to build a highly skilled workforce.

NTHS helps members to:

  • Seek postsecondary education by awarding over $300,000 in scholarship annually.
  • Position themselves ahead of competition in today’s highly competitive workforce.
  • Earn recognition for superior achievement in career and technical fields.
  • Build career portfolios with professional letters of recommendation.
  • Connect to global career and technical education networks.
  • Discover opportunities with leading business and industry.
  • Serve in leadership roles in communities and industries.

And most importantly . . .

NTHS helps schools recognize students for their achievement in career and technical education. Members receive a membership certificate in a professional presentation portfolio. In addition, members receive an official NTHS diploma seal, graduation tassel, lapel pin, and window decal to show their affiliation with NTHS.