Three District students earn prestigious scholarships
Three area students are among approximately 1,000 scholars from across the nation who have won corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarship awards. These seniors were selected from students who advanced to the Finalist level in the National Merit Scholarship competition and met the criteria of their scholarhsip sponsors.
The following students are among the national winners:
Rachel Sara Anderson of Palm Beach Gardens Alexander Dreyfoos High School
Probable career field: undecided Nextera Energy, Inc.
Gowri S. Nayar of Boca Raton Atlantic Community High School
Probable career field: neurology General Dynamics
Adityanaraya Radhakrishnan of Jupiter Suncoast Community High
Probable career field: Math/Computer science Nextera Energy, Inc.
Most of these awards are renewable for up to four years of college undergraduate study and provide annual stipends that range from $500 to $10,000 per year. Some provide a single payment between $2,500 and $5,000. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.