19 Seniors Recognized in National Merit Competition

Congratulations to the 19 Hawken students, representing 14% of Hawken’s senior class, who received recognition in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Hawken’s eight semifinalists are seniors Emma  Blemaster, Mary Frances A. Connors, Edward Huang, Destynn A. Keuchel, Amanda M Lee, Niyati Patel, Ishan S. Vyas, and Cody Yang. Semifinalists will be notified of their advancement to the finalist level in February of 2022.

Eleven additional seniors were named commended scholars in the National Merit Scholarship Program: Thomas W. Clark, William Dietz, Cassidy Feng, Olivia Hall, Praveen Kumar, Ryan B. Levine, Claire Li, Abigail Lipold, Kadee Lui, Leo A. Sherwood, and Daniel van Heeckeren.

The National Merit Scholarship Program is an academic competition for recognition and scholarships that began in 1955. The semifinalists represent an elite group that makes up less than one percent of high school seniors nationally and includes the highest scoring Preliminary SAT test takers in each state.
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