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Nine NM students earn National Merit Scholarships

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The National Merit Scholarship Corp. this week announced its final group of scholarships winners – these financed by colleges and universities – that included nine students in New Mexico.

The designees join more than 3,100 college-sponsored award recipients announced in June, officials said in a news release.

College-sponsored awards provide between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study.

New Mexico scholarship winners, their high schools and awarding institutions are:

• Alexandria E. Dolan, Albuquerque Academy, Colorado State University

• Carter A. Elias, Albuquerque Academy, Villanova

• Sean R. Love, La Cueva, Texas Tech University

• Tiffany Y. Pei, La Cueva, Texas A&M

• Richard W. Ross, Early College Academy, University of New Mexico

• Harley V. Sigmon, La Cueva, Brigham Young University

• Alexander D. R. Yanov, Sandia, Oklahoma State University

• Jaden T. Hicks, Carlsbad, Texas Tech

• Maximilian E. Corliss, Los Alamos, University of New Mexico


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