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The Final Four Finalists for National Merit Scholarships

February 13, 2019

Congratulations and good luck in the upcoming scholarship considerations!


These four Friars are finalists in the 2018-19 National Merit Scholarship Program: Nathan Fisher (from left), Michael Dillon, Avyn Alairys and Spencer Gallagher.

The National Merit Scholarship program has determined the finalists in this year's scholarship consideration, reports the Fenwick Student Services Department. The remaining 15,000 students of the 1.5 million who tested in October 2017 will be considered. Some 7,500 Merit Scholarships will be announced in four stages in April, May, June and July.

Our four Fenwick finalists are (from left, as pictured above):

  1. Nathan Fisher, La Grange, St. Francis Xavier School
  2. Michael Dillon, La Grange Park, St. Francis Xavier School
  3. Avyn Alairys, Oak Park, Glen Westlake Middle School
  4. Spencer Gallagher, Elmhurst, Visitation Grade School

"Congratulations and good luck in the upcoming considerations!" exclaims Mr. Rich Borsch, Director of College Counseling.

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