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112 Plano ISD Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Congratulations to the 112 Plano ISD academically talented seniors who have earned semifinalist standing.

These high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million that will be offered next spring. To be considered for a Merit Scholarship® award, semifinalists must fulfill several requirements to advance to the finalist level of the competition. Over 90 percent of the semifinalists are expected to attain finalist standing, and about half of the finalists will win a National Merit Scholarship, earning the Merit Scholar® title. More information.

Plano East Senior High

  • Tarun R. Cherukuri
  • Thomas H. Dang
  • Tin T. Diep
  • Jason R. D'Souza
  • Bruno G. Fazzani
  • Sanya P. Ganta
  • Sujai Hiremath
  • Annie J. Hsu
  • Vincent M. Huynh
  • Rishad Islam
  • Dhvani Jain
  • Alina M. Jarrett
  • Thomas Jarvis
  • Aly Muhammad A. Ladak
  • Margaret T. Le
  • Justin O. Lee
  • Leann J. Lee
  • Rohan D. Mehta
  • Srikanth V. Nemana
  • Minh Nguyen
  • Hillary Ou
  • Mohsin Patel
  • Minh-Tuan P. Phung
  • Anchita Raybarman
  • Mason J. Reiter
  • Katherine D. Rosendale
  • Uneeb Sajjad
  • Sasha N. Scott
  • Sadiq Z. Shaikh
  • Shiva S. Teerdhala
  • Madhavan D. Uchani
  • Nishan A. Vivekananthan
  • Joanna N. Vo
  • Vijay K. Vuyyuru
  • Timothy Zhang

Plano Senior High School

  • Roie Gal
  • Jiarong Joyce He
  • Kenneth Huang
  • Caroline G. Judy
  • Kevin A. Li
  • Annie Y. Lu
  • Jacob N. Lunt
  • Andrew A. Luo
  • Preethi Narayan
  • Nicholas P. Ntafos
  • Brian A. St. John
  • Karen H. Yang
  • Jiaxin Yu
  • Esther N. Yun

Plano West Senior High School

  • Michael Abraham
  • Guy Allouche
  • Elan T. Biswas
  • Sahil S. Bolar
  • Katherine L. Brown
  • Brandon Z. Chen
  • Leon M. Chen
  • Ryan M. Conti
  • Joy J. Fan
  • Kevin Fang
  • Angela L. Ge
  • Abhinav Godavarthi
  • Shikhar Gupta
  • Shawn C. Ha
  • Amanda Y. He
  • Darren H. Huang
  • Jason L. Huang
  • Vincent Huang
  • Harshika Jha
  • Anthony J. Jiang
  • Michelle Jiang
  • Kartikeya V. Kancherla
  • Shiva Kandala
  • Ram Krishna
  • Kishore Kumar
  • Rani I. Kumar
  • Stella Lee
  • Daming Lin
  • Jennifer Lin
  • Joey T. Lin
  • June C. Lin
  • Richard Liu
  • Samantha C. Liu
  • Brandon Luo
  • Samantha R. Mathew
  • Varun Mehrotra
  • Seyed Pouya Modareszadeh Esfahani
  • Noah S. Ogata
  • Lauren A. Ouyang
  • Sohni Patel
  • Zoe M. Pitts
  • Andy Qiao
  • Mukund N. Rao
  • Arjun Ravikumar
  • Anna M. Rutherford
  • Sarah J. Rutherford
  • Ishan R. Shah
  • Russell A. Struve
  • Kelemen Szabo
  • Autumn Y. Tan
  • Ethan Y. Tan
  • Jason L. Tan
  • Samantha M. Tsai
  • Boris C. Vesselinov
  • Jett Z. Wang
  • Yuxuan Wang
  • Jacqueline B. Wei
  • Raymond Wei
  • Juliana Yu
  • Andrew Zang
  • Eric K. Zhang
  • Brandon S. Zhao
  • Samuel J. Ziegelbein

About the National Merit Scholarship Corporation

NMSC, a not-for-profit organization that operates without government assistance, was established in 1955 specifically to conduct the annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Scholarships are underwritten by NMSC with its own funds and by approximately 410 business organizations and higher education institutions that share NMSC’s goals of honoring the nation’s scholastic champions and encouraging the pursuit of academic excellence.