East Cobb Merit Scholars Named
4 students from Walton High School, and one each from Wheeler and The Westminster School have earned $2,500 scholarships.
Five high school seniors from East Cobb have been named recipients of $2,500 scholarships from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
Four of the students are from Walton High School: Jacob Albert (undecided career field); Denny Jin (mathematics); Hyun T. Kim (law) and Lisa Wang (biological research).
National Merit $2500 Scholarship winners are the Finalists in each state judged to have the strongest combination of accomplishments, skills, and potential for success in rigorous college studies. They were selected by a committee of college admissions officers and high school counselors. These Scholars may use their awards at any regionally accredited U.S. college or university.