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Two Parkway students awarded college-sponsored National Merit scholarship

6/13/2018 -- Two Parkway students were selected as National Merit college-sponsored scholarship winners.


College-sponsored Merit Scholarship winners are a part of the distinguished group of about 7,500 high school seniors who will receive National Merit Scholarships for college undergraduate study worth over $31 million. These awards provide between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study at the institution financing the scholarship. The students are:


Central High

Daniel Buffum

Probable career field: Computer Science

University of Missouri


South High

Samuel Modde

Probable career field: Film Production

University of Tulsa


Additional winners of the college-sponsored Merit Scholarships will be announced later in July.