FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Monday, October 10, 2011
Malave named semifinalist in National Achievement Scholarship Program
College Station ISD senior Celina Malave was recently selected as one of approximately 1,600 semifinalists in the 2012 National Achievement Scholarship Program, announced the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
Conducted by the NMSC, the National Achievement Scholarship Program recognizes academically-promising African-American students.
Malave was selected from a pool of 160,000 high school students, who requested consideration when they took the 2010 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying test.
She now has the opportunity to compete for one of approximately 800 Achievement Scholarships, which will be awarded in the spring.