Owen Brennan could win a

Merit Scholarship Award

By Tammy Rosenfeldt, Moeller H.S. (Edited for publication by Chuck Gibson)  

CINCINNATI, OHIO (February 27, 2023) – Archbishop Moeller High School recently announced senior Owen Brennan of West Chester has advanced to National Merit Finalist Standing.

Owen Brennan, senior Archbishop Moeller H.S and National Merit Scholarship Finalist (Provided)

Being selected as a National Merit Scholarship Finalist gives Owen Brennan the opportunity to win a Merit Scholarship award from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). The selection process in now underway with some 7,140 Merit Scholarship® award winners to be chosen from a group of more than 15,000 finalists across the nation. Notification of scholarship winners by the NMSC begins in March with emails to the winners and separate confidential notification sent to the high schools.

All winners are selected from the National Merit Finalist group.

The selection process includes evaluation of a variety of information available on each Finalist including: academic record, information regarding the school’s curricula and grading system, two sets of test scores, written recommendation by an official of the high school, information regarding activities and leadership of the student as well as the Finalist’s own essay.

The NMSC states all Merit Scholarship award winners “are chosen from the Finalist group based on their abilities, skills, and accomplishments without regard to gender, race ethnic origin, or religious preference.

Archbishop Moeller High School entrance (Photo Provided)

Archbishop Moeller High School and the community extend congratulations to Owen Brennan on this outstanding accomplishment.

NOTE: Archbishop Moeller is an all-male Catholic high school (grades 9-12) located in the northeastern suburbs of Cincinnati, OH. Founded by the Marianist order of priests and brothers, Moeller opened in September of 1960 and continues to be the leader in educating young men.

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Learn more about Archbishop Moeller H.S. online at: www.moeller.org