A round of applause for Nicholas Peters and Genevieve Wilson from Apollo! They've been recognized as National Merit scholars. There were 1,300,000 students who entered the National Merit Scholarship Competition by taking the PSAT as juniors.
Nicholas Peters - Recognized as a Commended Student -
This year 34,000 Commended Students. In late September 2024, more than two-thirds of the 50,000 high scorers were notified that they qualified as Commended Students. National Merit Scholarship Competition will provide Letters of Commendation in recognition of their outstanding academic promise.
Genevieve Wilson - Recognized as a Semifinalist (Still in the Competition)
This year 16,000 Semifinalists. In early September 2024, about one-third of the 50,000 high scorers were notified that they qualified as Semifinalists—the highest-scoring entrants in each state. National Merit Scholarship Competition will provide scholarship application materials explaining requirements to advance in the competition for National Merit Scholarships to be offered in 2025.