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The National Society of Leadership and Success Building leaders who make a better world   Scholarships and Awards Announcement We are proud to present the Spring 2018 Scholarships and Awards recipients!   ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP ($3,000 Each)   Higher education is one of the most valuable investments any individual can make


The deafening roar of the crowd grew steadily louder as I erupted from the woods in third place, two runners fast on my heels. My heart pounded in my ears as I tore up the hill, my legs heavy from exertion. Rounding the crest, my coach shouted above the roar, “400 meters left! GO NOW!”

As the pace started to increase for one final sprint to the finish, old mental patterns set in. I began to fade, giving my competitors a five meter lead.

The colorful flags of the finish line waved in the distance as I gritted my teeth against the pain. Then something amazing happened.