National Merit Scholars

Approximately 90% of Semifinalists advance to Finalist level in Spring 2023. About half of the Finalists will win one of 7,600 National Merit scholarships worth more than $30 million. Winners also earn the title of Merit Scholar. Winners are announced in a sequence, in April, May, June and July 2023. 

2023 Semi-Finalists

Boone High
Lucas O. Melo
Julian D. Wittig

Dr. Phillips High
Tyler R. Burt
Adrian A. Duran
Carson J. Nordmann
Kyle D. Stamm

Edgewater High

Zane E. Davis

Horizon High
Kaley K. Alexandre
Ayla L. Bratton
Thomas L. Costa

Lake Nona High
Madeline L. Peacock
Jonathan Tran

Olympia High
Joshua O. Grovo
Madison Modlin
Xavier G. Shaheen

Timber Creek High
Srija Dey
Anna Haralampiev
Rohan R. Joshi
Ramsey M. Makan
Emily P. Miller
Jeevika P. Setzer

University High
Grace E. Bingle
Chelsea A. Van Horn

West Orange High
Daanish E. Malik

Windermere High
Tyler S. Doherty
Ethan J. Parekattil
Daniel E. Park

Winter Park High
James Z. Cotton
Catherine E. Du
Elizabeth K. Forness
Lleyton M. Gunter
Tommy R. Kelly