Five Parkway students selected as college-sponsored National Merit Scholarship winners
8/3/2022 -- Five Parkway students were selected as college-sponsored National Merit Scholarship winners.
Central High Ayaan Umar Probable career field: Finance University of Missouri, Columbia
South High Kevin Potthast Probable career field: Aerospace Engineering Purdue University
West High Jackson Gillespie Probable career field: Psychology University of Missouri, Columbia
Noah Withers Probable career field: Engineering Purdue University
Judy Isaac Probable career field: Biochemistry University of Missouri, Columbia
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 $28 million. These awards provide between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study at the institution financing the scholarship.
In June, two Parkway students were announced as college-sponsored award recipients.