Twenty Parkway students selected as National Merit Semifinalists
10/1/2023 -- Twenty Parkway high school seniors have been named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Semifinalists represent less than 1% of U.S. high school seniors.
Approximately 16,000 students nationwide were selected as semifinalists, and 95% will go on to become finalists. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for 7,140 National Merit Scholarships, worth more than $28 million that will be offered next spring.
The Parkway students are:
Central High Ajay Eisenberg Rachel Li William Lian Manan Sharma Akshaj Variath Matthew Wehling
North High Phillip Pernik
South High Owen Gao Srivalli Koya Allen Zheng
West High Michael Emerson Audrija Ghosh David Hawiger Rajeshwar Jaladi Serena Liu Aristuto Paul Norah Rutkowski Santosh Sahoo Jason Tsao Ethan Uyemura