Seniors Among 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program


MORRIS COUNTY — Two East Hanover and Whippany Seniors from Pingry School were among 22 recognized on September 25 for exceptional academic promise as Commended Students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Local Commended Students are Noopur Bhatt of Whippany and Alexander Chiang of East Hanover.

They placed among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2020 competition by taking the 2018 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).

Including these students, 147 Pingry students have been Commended Students during the past five years.

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Publisher of Parsippany Focus since 1989 and Morris Focus since January 1, 2019, both covering a wide range of events. Mr. Cahill serves as the Executive Board Member of the Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce, Lt. Governor Division 9 Kiwanis Club of NJ, and Chairman of Parsippany-Troy Hills Economic Development Advisory Board.