Fort Bend ISD students named 2018 College-Sponsored Merit Scholarship Winners (6/5/2018)
FORT BEND ISD (June 5, 2018) – Congratulations to the seven Fort Bend ISD high school graduates named 2018 College-Sponsored Merit Scholarship winners by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). They are among 3,500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities.
Matthew Chen, Clements High School, NM Texas A&M University Scholarship
Elsbeth Chow, Dulles High School, NM Texas A&M University Scholarship
Amsai Kassam, Dulles High School, NM Texas A&M University Scholarship
Amy H. Patel, Austin High School, NM University of Houston Scholarship
Elizabeth Louise Roberts, Clements High School, NM Texas A&M University Scholarship
Ashish Singh, Elkins High School, NM University of Texas at Dallas Scholarship
Nicole Wang, Clements High School, NM Vanderbilt University Scholarship
This year, 178 higher education institutions are underwriting Merit Scholarship awards through the National Merit Scholarship Program. Sponsor colleges and universities include 100 private and 78 public institutions located in 44 states and the District of Columbia. Officials of each sponsor college and university selected their scholarship winners from among the Finalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program who plan to attend their institution. The awards provide between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study at the institution financing the scholarship. The NMSC will announce additional winners of college-sponsored awards in July, bringing the number of college-sponsored Merit Scholarship recipients in the 2018 competition to nearly 4,000.
Previous announcement of FBISD’s 2018 National Merit Scholarship winners: