Coca Cola Scholar Semifinalists
Sana Nadkarni, Priya Patel, Ishaan Prasad and Aalap Patel named 2018 Coca-Cola Scholar Semifinalists!
Sana Nadkarni, Andover, MA - Austin Preparatory School
Priya Patel, Waltham, MA - Waltham Senior High School
Ishaan Prasad, Winchester, MA - Belmont Hill School
Aalap Patel, Nashua, NH - Nashua High School South Campus
They were among the 1,936 students who were selected from over 90,000 applicants from across the country to continue through the selection process.
They are currently submitting their Semifinalist applications to be reviewed by the Program Reading Committee in January. After this review, 250 Semifinalists will advance as Regional Finalists, with 150 becoming Coca-Cola Scholars, each of whom will receive a $20,000 college scholarship.
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