Cape Central student named finalist for National Merit Scholarship

Cape Central student named finalist for National Merit Scholarship
Michael Hwang is a finalist for the National Merit Scholarship. (Source: Cape Central)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - A Cape Girardeau high school student is a finalist for one of the nation’s most prestigious scholarships.

Michael Hwang is a finalist for the National Merit Scholarship, according to Cape Central. He was named a semifinalist in the fall of 2018.

Hwang has earned a perfect score of 36 on the ACT, and is involved in several school activities including the student director of Advisory Tutoring and Tutoring Tuesday.

Scholarship winners will be announced in April and concluding in July.

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