Bluffton student named national scholarship semifinalist

info@islandpacket.comSeptember 24, 2013 

A Bluffton student who is homeschooled has been picked as a semifinalist for the 2014 National Achievment Scholarship Program.

Jerevienne I. Mitchell is one of more than 1,600 black high school seniors who have been designated as semifinalists in the 50th annual competition conducted by the National Merit Scholarship Corp.

Semifinalists must fulfill several requirements to advance to the finalist level to compete for one of the 700 one-time National Achievement Scholarships worth $2,500.

The scholarship winners will be announced in April.

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