Two St. Luke’s Students Named 2022 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
St. Luke’s seniors Aarit Bhatnagar and Henry Robb were recently named semifinalists in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. They are among 16,000 high school students nationwide who will compete for one of the 7,500 scholarships.
Aarit and Henry qualified as National Merit Scholarship recipients after taking a preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). Semifinalists represent about 1% of all high school students in the country.
As semifinalists, Aarit and Henry will submit details about their academic records, participation in school and community activities, leadership abilities, and honors and awards received. To be considered a finalist, candidates must have an outstanding high school academic record, be endorsed by a high school official, and write an essay.
Winners of the 2022 National Merit Scholarships will be announced beginning in April 2022.
St. Luke’s School is a secular (non-religious), private school in New Canaan, CT for grades 5 through 12 serving 25 towns in Connecticut and New York. Our exceptional academics and diverse co-educational community foster students’ intellectual and ethical development and prepare them for top colleges. St. Luke’s Center for Leadership builds the commitment to serve and the confidence to lead.