**** Save the Date  **** 
We are scheduled for Thursday, May 28, 2020.  Immediately following the celebration, the NH Fisher Cats will play a game at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium in Manchester.

Who should attend?

  • Seniors on track to graduate as NH Scholars in 2020
  • Interested school administration, faculty, counselors
  • Community partners you would like to invite
  • Parents can purchase their own tickets on (code: Scholars)

More information will be sent to schools during the academic year.  Counselors can refer to the links below from this past year.

Here are the archived links for school counselors from this past year:

Help us underwrite the cost of the buses.  Please ask one of your community partners to sponsor your bus.  We will print signage for your bus window.  Please click here:  NHCUC Sponsor Opp Brochure 2018

Next Steps:

  1. Promote with students and distribute permission forms
  2. Determine whether tickets/lunch will be paid by your school or your students
  3. Choose your school lunch option
  4. Submit Ticket Order to NHCUC with check/credit card payable to ‘NHCUC’ by May 10th – mail to NHCUC and email to
  5. Submit Lunch Order to Fisher Cats with check/credit card payable to ‘NH Fisher Cats’ by May 10th (if applicable) – mail to Fisher Cats
  6. Reserve your bus with your bus company 

Thank you to our event sponsors:  New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and Comcast.


Breakfast of Champions: Celebrating Business/Education Partnerships.


AT MANCHESTER COUNTRY CLUB in Bedford, New Hampshire
8:00AM – 10:00AM

Click here to visit our Flickr page for all of the photos from the 2018 Breakfast

Registration for the event will be available later this fall.




WMUR News 9 with Fred Kocher, Scott Power and Jenna Raizes WMUR News 9 Business – NH Scholars Story

Concord Monitor Editorial from Senator Kelly Concord Monitor February 2015

WGIR Podcast with MCC President Susan Huard WGIR Radio Podcast – NH Scholars and NHCUC

Winter 2014 Holiday Newsletter NH Scholars Winter 2014 Newsletter

Fall 2014 Newsletter NH Scholars Fall 2014 Newsletter

July 15, 2013 NH Coalition for Business & Education Endorses NH Scholars Initiative

May 23, 2013 NH Scholars Graduates 3,600 seniors: Students Congratulated by Governor Hassan

December 18, 2011 Laconia’s Speed Networking Event a Hit With Business Leaders

November 18, 2011 Manchester College Access Convention a Huge Success

October 25, 2011 Salem Becomes 50th NH Scholars High School

October 1, 2011 Many Colleges Offering Incentives to Apply to NH Institutions

May 25, 2011 Nearly 2,000 NH Scholars Recognized at State House Ceremony

May 25, 2011 U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte Congratulates NH Scholars Graduates

May 25, 2011 U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen Congratulates NH Scholars Graduates

May 25, 2011 Governor John Lynch Proclaims May 25, 2011 as NH Scholars Day

October 1, 2010 Bean Foundation Supports State Scholars in Manchester

May 25, 2010 Governor Lynch Recognizes NH Scholars at State House

May 15, 2010 New Hampshire Colleges Show Support at High School Recognition Nights

June 17, 2009 Key Stakeholders Convene to form Board for New Hampshire Scholars

June 15, 2009 Over 400 Seniors Graduate as NH Scholars

June 15, 2009 Colleges and Universities Represent NH Scholars at Senior Recognition Events

November 19, 2008 NH Businesses Told: It’s All About Education

November 18, 2008 Hundreds Attend Breakfast Event to Discuss Business/Education Partnerships

June 1, 2008 Nearly 150 Seniors Recognized at Graduation

April 25, 2008 Scholars Program Partners with Access NH Initiative

March 12, 2008 NH Scholars Retreat

October 26, 2007 Scholars Partners with College Access Convention

September 7, 2007 NH Scholars Hires New State Director

March 16, 2007 Nobel Laureate Leon Lederman Joins State Scholars Initiative Advisory Board

March 2, 2007 Scholars Initiative boosts prospects

December 14, 2006 Four New  States Chosen for State Scholars Initiative (USDOE)

August 29, 2002 President Bush, Secretary Paige Unveil New State Scholars Initiative