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The National Merit Scholarship Program [AS is not affiliated with the National Merit Scholarship Corporation].


Related News

9/9/13, Examiner, “DC’s National Merit® Scholarship ‘qualifying score’ is highest in the nation”

9/9/13, The Oregonian, “National Merit Scholars face a lower bar in Oregon than California, Washington: Chalk It Up.”  Betsy Hammond.

9/8/13, FairTest, “National Merit Scholarship Scores Vary Greatly State-By State.”  Bob Schaeffer.

10/12/11, Washington Post, “The problems with the PSAT and the National Merit program.”  Valerie Strauss.

2/12/10, CBS News, “National Merit Scholarship Bullies.”  Lynn O’Shaughnessy.

7/13/05, University of California, “Six UC campuses to redirect national merit funding to other merit-based scholarships.”

2/4/04, USA Today, “Bar set lower for some National Merit scholars.” Fredreka Schouten.


Acadium Scholar is not affiliated in any way with the National Merit Scholarship Corporation or the PSAT/NMSQT.

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