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Now Accepting Applications for 2017

  Welcome to the new website for the National High School Institute. The 2017 NHSI Application is now live; don’t miss the opportunity to join our 87th summer season! Learn more about our Theatre Arts, Film & Video, and Debate Divisions.

86th Season of the NHSI Wraps Up

    Another great summer season at Northwestern University. Here’s what some of our new Cherubs Alumnae have to say about the National High School Institute:   Theatre Arts Division Cherubs only solidified my desire to pursue Theatre. It opened up my eyes to all different techniques on how to be not only a good

Film Critique Contest

  Check out this opportunity: application-flyer Gen Z Critics Club is hosting a contest for film criticism. Contestants must be 24 years of age or younger. Just write one film review and an essay responding to the question, “How can we increase interest in film criticism among young people?” Find out more about the contest