Maple Grove students named semifinalists in National Merit Scholarship Program

Three students from Maple Grove Senior High School have been named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program.

These students included Aniket Ketkar, Sean McKenna and Martha Waterfield.

There are about 16,000 semifinalists. To be considered for a Merit Scholarship award, semifinalist must fulfill several requirements to advance to the finalist level of the competition.

Some 8,300 National Merit Scholarships will be awarded next spring.