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Four MHS Seniors Named 2021 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Four Marshfield High School seniors have been named semifinalists in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. They are Tara Bhat, Maureen Edwards, Alejandro Mayagoitia and Justin Post.

September 9, 2020 Announcement

(Evanston, Illinois) Today officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 66th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $30 million that will be offered next spring. To be considered for a Merit Scholarship® award, Semifinalists must fulfill several requirements to advance to the Finalist level of the competition. Over 90 percent of the Semifinalists are expected to attain Finalist standing, and about half of the Finalists will win a National Merit Scholarship, earning the Merit Scholar® title.