National Technical Honors Society (NTHS)

Founded in 1984, NTHS is the leader in the recognition of outstanding student achievement in vocational and technical education.
Jere Hess is the currently serving as the NTHS President of the Board of Directors.

  • Over 2,940 high school and postsecondary chapters across the nation
  • America’s highest award for excellence in workforce education
  • Recognized by leading corporations as the benchmark of performances and leadership in the workplace
NTHS - Mississippi currently has 82 active chapters with 704 secondary and postsecondary members enrolled. 


To honor student achievement and leadership, promote educational excellence, and enhance career opportunities for the NTHS membership.

Who can be a member?

Membership is by invitation extended only by NTHS chartered schools and colleges. Student candidates must meet local and national membership standards.

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