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11 Richland One Seniors Named 2019 National Merit Scholarship Finalists

 

 

Nat Merit Eleven Richland One high school seniors have been named finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program, a prestigious program which awards scholarships to academically talented students across the country. In this high-stakes competition, students will compete for 7,500 scholarships worth $31 million. Scholarship winners will be announced in the spring and summer. Richland One congratulates the following seniors for their selection as finalists:

 

Dreher High School

  • Kathleen R. Allden
  • Porter W. Burkett
  • Jacob Lenski
  • Luke S. Lumpkin
  • Grace A. Stricklin
  • Leah Vazsonyi
  • Florence R. Wang

 

A.C. Flora High School

  • Kylee A. Fulton
  • Audrey N. Galimba
  • Jonathan A. Pertile
  • Philippa A. Richter

 

The National Merit Scholarship Program is an academic competition for recognition and college scholarships. There are three types of awards: National Merit $2,500 scholarships that are single-payment awards; corporate-sponsored Merit awards that may be renewable for up to four years of undergraduate study or one-time awards; and college-sponsored Merit Scholarship awards that are renewable for up to four years of undergraduate study. 

 

Media inquiries should be directed to the Richland One Office of Communications at 231-7504 or 231-7510.

 

Dreher National Semi

Eleven Richland One high school seniors have been named finalists in the prestigious 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program including Dreher High School students Kathleen Allden, Grace Stricklin, Leah Vazsonyi, Jacob Lenski, Luke Lumpkin, Porter Burkett and Florence Wang.

 

Flora Nat Finalist

Eleven Richland One high school seniors have been named finalists in the prestigious 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program including A.C. Flora High School students (seated) Philippa Richter, Audrey Galimba, (standing) Jonathan Pertile and Kylee Fulton.

 

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