High School Students named National Merit Semifinalists
Dec 21, 2015 06:05AM ● Published by Steven Jack
Oswego High School seniors Davaajav Ganzorig and Trisha Nickerson and Oswego East High School seniors Evan Grove and Jacob Heiser now have the opportunity to strive to become finalists in the 61st annual National Merit Scholarship Program.
The students are among 16,000 semifinalists eligible to compete for 7,400 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million that will be offered in the spring. About 90 percent of semifinalists are expected to attain finalist standing, and about half of the finalists win a National Merit Scholarship.