National Merit Finalist

National Merit Finalist photo
Congratulations to Mineola High School senior Vijay Paliath who has been named a finalist in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition. Vijay is one of 15,000 students nationwide, representing less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors who qualify in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. He now has an opportunity to earn one of 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million that will be offered this spring. Merit Scholar designees are selected on the basis of their skills, accomplishments, and potential for success in rigorous college studies.