Congratulations to the 26 Punahou seniors who were named 2020 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists in recognition of their exceptional academic ability and potential for collegiate success. Their high-ranking qualifying test scores put them among the top 1% of high school seniors nationwide. As semifinalists, students may apply to become a finalist in the program, with a chance to earn a scholarship.
“This is a terrific step, something you should all feel really good about. On behalf of the school, I want to congratulate you all and wish you the very best,” said Punahou President Mike Latham ’86, speaking to the National Merit Scholarship semifinalists.