Four students from Osseo Area Schools have been named 2018 National Merit Scholarship® finalists including (from photo, top left to bottom right) Ashvin Pidaparti, Daniel Du, and Ethan Donaldson of Maple Grove Senior High; and David Nguyen of Osseo Senior High.
Nearly 15,000 finalists were selected across the country. After earning this distinction, these four students will compete with the other finalists for 7,500 available scholarships. Winners will be announced in March 2018.
JUNE 2018 UPDATE: David Nguyen from Osseo Senior High and Ethan Donaldson and Ashvin Pidaparti from Maple Grove Senior High received and accepted National Merit Scholarships of $2,500 to attend the University of Minnesota.