MID-HUDSON VALLEY, NY — Students in the mid-Hudson Valley have been named semi-finalists in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. The semi-finalists announced on Wednesday are among 16,000 high-school seniors who will go on to compete for 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $30 million.
According to a press release from the National Merit Scholarship Program, more than 90 percent of the semi-finalists will be named as finalists. Of those, about half will win a scholarship.
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