RGV students named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

MERCEDES, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program Semifinalists. A...

September 23, 2022
3:10 AM

MERCEDES, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program Semifinalists. According to the South Texas Independent School District, four of its students made the cut. Of the four students who qualified, three attend South Texas ISD Science Academy in Mercedes, including Daniel Z. Chen of Mission; Richard A. Fleming, II, of Mission; and Nikhil S. Veeramachaneni of Edinburg. The fourth district Semifinalist, Jacob C. Mercado of Edinburg, attends South Texas ISD World Scholars in Edinburg.

Jesse Mendez