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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.

 

FBISD’s 2018 College-Sponsored Merit Scholarship winners include:

  • 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:

Ten Fort Bend ISD students among second round of 2018 National Merit Scholarship Winners (5/9/2018)

Seven FBISD students named in first round of 2018 National Merit Scholarship Winners (4/18/2018)

Seventy-two (72) FBISD students named 2018 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists (9/26/2017)

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