News

Seven locals receive Merit scholarships

 

One Woodside High senior, three seniors from Menlo-Atherton High, and three from Menlo School were among the 7,500 recipients nationwide of 2016 National Merit scholarships, a combined value of about $33 million, according to the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

The recipients with connections to the local area are:

■ Alec H. Mullen, a resident of Emerald Hills in Woodside and a graduate of Woodside High with a career interest in academia, received a $2,500 scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

■ Kasey S. Love, a resident of Menlo Park and an M-A graduate with a career interest in computer science, received a National Merit scholarship from General Dynamics corporation.

■ Matthew S. Kenney, a resident of Menlo Park and an M-A graduate with a career interest in writing, received a $2,500 scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

■ Jeffrey S. Propp, a resident of Menlo Park and an M-A graduate who is undecided about a career, received a $2,500 scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

■ Shannon Shih, a resident of Mountain View and a graduate of Menlo School with a career interest in computer science, received a National Merit scholarship from Siemens corporation.

■ Annie Kim, a resident of Los Altos and a Menlo School graduate with an interest in a career in medicine, received a $2,500 scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

■ Andrew C. Parker, a resident of Menlo Park and a Menlo School graduate with an interest in a law career, received a $2,500 scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

--

Follow the Almanac on Twitter and Facebook for breaking news, local events and community news.

Comments

Like this comment
Posted by Phoebe
a resident of Menlo Park: Allied Arts/Stanford Park
on Jun 27, 2016 at 6:17 pm

Congratulations, all! You do us proud!


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Couples: Drop Your Keyboard!
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 4,929 views

Coffeebar to expand to Redwood City
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,446 views

A Concrete Joy: The Life and Love of Charlie Foley-Hughes
By Aldis Petriceks | 0 comments | 515 views