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National Merit Semifinalists

National Merit Semifinalists

 

Congratulations to RISD’s national merit semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. These seniors were named semifinalists after scoring among the highest one percent of students nationally on the 2017 PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test as juniors. They now have the opportunity to continue in the competition for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million that will be offered next spring.

The semifinalists include: Jacob Abel, Pearce HS; Sophie Cope, Pearce HS; Emma Dawson, Pearce HS; Alexander DeJong, Richardson HS; Jesse DeJong, Richardson HS; Erin Halligan, Pearce HS; Olivia Hughes, Richardson HS; Katherine Mulry, Pearce HS.