WILTON, Conn. -- Four Wilton High School students were named finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program recently.
Jeremy T. Brewer, Grace C. Nickel, Daniel J. Xie, and Evaline Xie are among 15,000 finalists have been identified across the country from the 16,000 students who were named as semifinalists in September 2014.
To become a finalist, a student must submit a detailed scholarship application, which includes evidence of an academic record of very high performance, endorsement by the school principal, SAT scores that confirm the student’s earlier qualifying test performance, a self-descriptive essay and evidence of the student’s participation and leadership in school and community activities.
National Merit Scholarship recognition will be awarded in spring 2015.
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