MIHS 2021 graduates receive National Merit Scholarships

  • Tuesday, July 13, 2021 2:30pm
  • News
t

Six Mercer Island High School 2021 graduates have received National Merit Scholarships.

They are: Jacob Grosof, Brandeis University Scholarship; William Spencer, University of Chicago Scholarship; Emily Yang, $2,500 Scholarship; Nathanael Cadicamo, $2,500 Scholarship; Annika Bhananker, $2,500 Scholarship; and Caden Gradek, The PwC Charitable Foundation Scholarship.

In the 66th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, approximately 7,500 distinguished high school seniors won corporate-sponsored scholarship awards financed by about 140 corporations, company foundations, and other business organizations. The scholarships are worth approximately $30 million.


In consideration of how we voice our opinions in the modern world, we’ve closed comments on our websites. We value the opinions of our readers and we encourage you to keep the conversation going.

Please feel free to share your story tips by emailing editor@mi-reporter.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.mi-reporter.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) We reserve the right to edit letters, but if you keep yours to 300 words or less, we won’t ask you to shorten it.

[flipp]

More in News

Design rendering of new development (Courtesy of Runberg Architecture Group)
Vulcan purchases 1.4-acre property in Bellevue next to future light rail station

The real estate developer says the eight-story development will have about 250 units of housing.

t
All revved up at Mercer Island Classic Car Show

Show and cruise roll into town for 18th consecutive year.

t
Hokanson will speak at Rotary meeting on Aug. 3

Russell Hokanson, chief executive officer of the Seattle King County Association of… Continue reading

t
Firefighters extinguish flaming load of recyclables

A Recology recycling truck called the Mercer Island Fire Department for emergency… Continue reading

Elaine Simons, former foster mother of Jesse Sarey, addresses a crowd outside the Maleng Regional Justice Center on Aug. 24, 2020, moments after Auburn Police Officer Jeff Nelson was formally charged with second-degree murder and first-degree assault in the May 31, 2019, shooting death of 26-year-old Sarey in front of a north Auburn convenience store. File photo
Supreme Court rules officers can be compelled to testify about killings

In a joint lawsuit against King County, the Washington State Supreme Court… Continue reading

Stock photo
Face coverings again recommended for indoor public settings

Regardless of vaccination status, says Public Health – Seattle & King County

t
Firearm violence in King County on upward trend

King County prosecutors note a backlog in court cases, point to the pandemic as the reason why.

t
Mostly Music in the Park and more are on the city’s docket

City Hall is scheduled to reopen on Sept. 7.

Most Read