Fort Bend ISD is proud to announce that four high school graduates – representing Austin, Dulles and Hightower high schools – are winners of 2017 College-Sponsored Merit Scholarships.
They are among approximately 900 additional winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by colleges and universities, and join more than 3,200 other college-sponsored award recipients announced in June.
Among FBISD’s recent honorees are:
- Jedd Rodney A. Gelera, Dulles High School, NM University of Houston Scholarship
- Valerie A. Gray, Austin High School, NM Trinity University Scholarship
- Megan J. Sham, Dulles High School, NM Southern Methodist University Scholarship
- Srivats Srinivasan, Hightower High School, NM University of Tulsa Scholarship.
Officials of each sponsor college selected their scholarship winners from among the finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program who will attend their institution. College-sponsored awards provide between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study at the institution financing the scholarship.