News from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
Owen Tucker-Smith was named a finalist in the 2020 NMSC program and is the recipient of a $2,500 scholarship. Owen is one among approximately 7,500 students who reached the highest echelon in the NMSC program that started with 1.5 million students who took the PSAT when they were juniors.
Students eligible for the 2021 NMSC program were announced last week. They include Michael Faulkner, Oscar Low, Charles McWeeny, Victoria Melkonyan, Leo Rossitter, an d Jacqueline Wells. These six students were among the 50,000 highest scoring participants among the 1.5 million students who took the PSAT. This coming fall, the students will learn if they proceed through the program as semi-finalists.