Aidan Brehm '21 Awarded National Merit Scholarship
Congratulations to Aidan Brehm '21 who after being named a National Merit Scholarship Finalist in February has recently received word that he is one of just 7,600 high school students nationwide to receive a National Merit Scholarship this year out of an original pool of more than 1.5 million!
He was notified this month that he received a Corporate-sponsored Merit Scholarship Award.
Scholarships awarded through National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) programs are regarded as some of the highest academic honors attainable by U.S. high school students. The mission of NMSC is to recognize and honor the academically talented students of the United States. NMSC accomplishes its mission by conducting nationwide academic scholarship programs. The enduring goals of NMSC's scholarship programs are:
- To promote a wider and deeper respect for learning in general and for exceptionally talented individuals in particular
- To shine a spotlight on brilliant students and encourage the pursuit of academic excellence at all levels of education
- To stimulate increased support from individuals and organizations that wish to sponsor scholarships for outstanding scholastic talent.