Last updated on February 19th, 2018 at 03:38 pm
National Merit Scholarship Program have released the long awaited National Merit Semifinalist list 2018.
This is names of students whose PSAT scores are high enough to keep them in the race for the scholarship award.
Eligibility for National Merit Semifinalist 2018
The selection was made following scores emanating from the last fall’s Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.
About 1.6 million high school juniors sat for the Exams and only 16,000 emerged
How Many Scholarship Awards are there in National Merit Scholarship Finalist
About 15,000 are expected to then become finalists for the scholarships by the end of February 2018, based on scores, academic and extracurricular records, recommendations and essays.
Finalists receive either a $2,500 National Merit Scholarship or a merit scholarship sponsored by a college or corporation.
National Merit Finalist Winners 2018 Announcement:
The Winners of the National Merit Scholarship Program will be announced by the end of February.
See the List of National Merit Semifinalist 2018 by states in PDF list here:
The list of all students who qualified for the semifinalist can be downloaded here right away.
SEE ALSO: 7 STEPS TO WIN NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM