The Moore American

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May 21, 2014

Students win National Merit $2500 scholarship

MOORE — The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced recently this year’s National Merit $2,500 scholarship winners.

The 2,500 Merit Scholar designees were chosen from a talent pool of more than 15,000 finalists in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Five of the 28 Oklahoma scholarship winners are from Norman and Moore. The winners include: Defne Altan of Norman, Casady School; Ohvia Muraleetharan of Norman, Norman North High School; Lucas V. Schuermann of Norman, Norman North High School; Reed T. Shafer-Ray, Norman High School; and Erin L. Melton of Oklahoma City, Westmoore High School.

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