Kehillah 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition Commended Scholars
Kehillah had 4 students who placed in the top 3-4% of scores and named Commended Scholars in this year’s The National Merit® Scholarship competition! The National Merit® Scholarship Program is an academic competition for recognition and scholarships. Approximately 1.6 million high school students enter the program each year, 50,000 with the highest PSAT qualify for recognition.
Kol HaKovod to all!
Initiated in 1955, the National Merit Scholarship Program is conducted by National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), a not-for-profit organization that operates without government assistance. A sizable number of National Merit Scholarships to be offered in 2020 will be underwritten by NMSC with its own funds, but most will be supported by some 400 independent corporate organizations and higher education institutions.